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 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station 355 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mildenhall to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$17 - $25

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Taxi  •  51 min

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

$210 - $260

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 - $210

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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 Stansted Airport London via Mildenhall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 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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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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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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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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Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by Mulleys Motorways, arrive at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station.

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Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 58 min.

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

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Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 31.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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 58 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
Mulleys Motorways
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
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
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 Mildenhall to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 49 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Bury St Edmunds to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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