There are 6 ways to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus via London Stratford, also for Westfield  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford, also for Westfield to London Stansted Airport National Express

$42 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 007 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to London Stansted Airport National Express

$22 - $32

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$63 - $79

Train, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport

$48 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) 98.9 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from Dover to London Stansted Airport 98.9 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Dover and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 70 miles. The road distance is 98.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) and arriving at London Stansted Airport via Elephant & Castle Station and London Waterloo Rail Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, Elephant & Castle Station, Waterloo Station Tenison Way, and London Waterloo Rail Station in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$23
First
$37
Business
$35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stratford, also for Westfield to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dover to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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