There are 7 ways to get from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...

$26 - $34

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Bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 98 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$13 - $21

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$56 - $68

Bus, line 133 bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 98 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 70 / ...
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) 49.6 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) 49.6 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport 49.6 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Colchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Clacton-on-Sea and arriving at Stansted Airport via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 39 miles. The road distance is 49.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Clacton-on-Sea station.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport London station.

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Clacton-on-Sea 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 Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 39 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Clacton-on-Sea, England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a train from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) and Colchester in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$39
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
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
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 Colchester to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Yes, the driving distance between Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 50 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Clacton-on-Sea to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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