There are 4 ways to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Long Eaton to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$85 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Leicester to Stansted Airport London National Express

$24 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Stansted Airport

$66 - $103

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN) 123.4 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £19 - £29.

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The distance between East Midlands Airport (EMA) and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 150 km. The road distance is 197 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between East Midlands Airport (EMA), England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a train from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road, Long Eaton, London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Midlands Airport (EMA) to London Stansted Airport (STN) via St Margaret's Bus Station and Leicester in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Long Eaton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk

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