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

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...

$8

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$39 - $44

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) 19.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) 19.1 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport 19.1 miles

$100 - $140

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) station and arriving at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Stansted Airport via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to bus which takes 34 min and costs .

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The bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which takes 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Stansted Express, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
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
$40
Business
$38
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $140

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Chelmsford to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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