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There are 9 ways to get from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN) by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry or car

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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Fly to London Stansted  •  3h 31m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN

£19 - £60

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Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Heathrow (LHR) DUB - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

£42 - £185

Fly to London City, train  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London City (LCY) DUB - LCY
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

£62 - £224

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUB - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

£44 - £107

Fly to London Luton, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Luton (LTN) DUB - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

£46 - £211

Car ferry, train  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

£145 - £487

Car ferry, train via Birmingham  •  12h 52m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport

£183 - £469

Bus and ferry, train  •  13h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport

£85 - £222

Car ferry, drive  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to London Stansted Airport (STN)

£80 - £189

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to fly which costs 20€ - 70€ and takes 3h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to fly which costs 20€ - 70€ and takes 3h 31m.

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The distance between Dublin and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 292 miles.

The best way to get from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 9h 25m and costs 150€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Ryanair offers flights from Dublin Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 218+ hotels available in London Stansted Airport (STN). Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs 6€ - 11€.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 292.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

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

Ryanair flies from Dublin to London Stansted Airport (STN) every 4 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £250
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Dublin to London City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £170
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £250
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £170
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£13 - £100
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£15 - £85
Flights from Dublin to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£12 - £95
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £320
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Durham
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£140 - £370
Train operators
Stansted Express
Phone
0345 600 7245
Email
customerrelations@abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £27
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
£19
First
£27
Business
£26
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
£17
First
£25
Business
£24
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£95 - £340
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£95 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £340
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £55
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Transport for Wales
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £18
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £18
Bus operators
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
£35
Small Car
£119
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£110 - £130
On Foot
£30 - £34
car
£92
Passenger
£37

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