There are 5 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$25 - $69

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Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station 16 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mildenhall to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...

$17 - $25

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) 49.2 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) 49.2 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport 49.2 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 31 miles. The road distance is 49.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds station to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and arriving at London Stansted Airport via Mildenhall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Stansted Airport via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Cambridge in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Mildenhall, Bus Station and Mildenhall in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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
Bus operators
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Mulleys Motorways
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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