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

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Train LNER  •  4 h 29 min

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

$72 - $110

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Bus  •  5 h 41 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 Stansted Airport London National Express

$28 - $38

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Train Grand Central  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$109 - $173

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 6 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$80 - $209

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 54 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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$103 - $302

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  6 h 2 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

$122 - $370

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge, bus, train  •  5 h 2 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 - $424

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 42 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

$112 - $241

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$114 - $399

Questions & Answers

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 Stansted Airport London via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 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 29 min.

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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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The best way to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport London station.

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Map of how to get from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 157 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 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 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Golders Green in around 5 h 41 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
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
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
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Bradford Interchange to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
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 - $26
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 - $17
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
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
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
$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 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
go-whippet.co.uk
C G Myall & Son
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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Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 181 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Bradford to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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British Airways offers flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 186+ hotels available in London Stansted Airport (STN). Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Leeds Bradford Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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