There are 10 ways to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 18 min

$116 - $179

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. National Express
  2. National Express

$28 - $40

8 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 35 min

$72 - $110

Drive  •  3 h

  1. 181 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. LBA - LHR

$116 - $255

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. MAN - LHR

$139 - $369

Fly Leeds Bradford to Southampton, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. LBA - SOU

$134 - $306

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

  1. MAN - SEN

$122 - $392

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. MAN - SOU

$112 - $260

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. MAN - CBG

$101 - $445

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 43 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Bradford Interchange to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
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 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$41
Business
$40
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$39
Business
$37
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
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
$12 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bradford and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 251 km. The road distance is 290 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £20 - £30 and takes 5 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which takes 3 h and costs £28 - £45.

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.

No, there is no direct bus from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Bradford and arriving at Stansted Airport London via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.