There are 9 ways to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$66 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to London Stansted Airport National Express

$27 - $38

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$88 - $141

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) 181 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$79 - $208

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$102 - $301

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$120 - $368

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge, bus, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG
  3. Take the bus from Cambridge, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
  4. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$100 - $419

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  4. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$110 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £21 - £30 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h.

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The distance between Bradford and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 157 miles. The road distance is 181 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street and arriving at London Stansted Airport via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange and arriving at Stansted Airport via Leeds and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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  • Distance: 157 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

What companies run services between Bradford, England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a train from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Leeds and Peterborough in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Golders Green in around 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $22
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $30
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$39
Business
$38
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$23
First
$37
Business
$35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street to The Busway Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Whippet Coaches
Website
go-whippet.co.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
go-whippet.co.uk
C G Myall & Son
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son

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