There are 8 ways to get from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Stansted Express

$125 - $201

Cheapest option

Fly Exeter to London Stansted  •  5 h 9 min

  1. EXT - STN

$49 - $304

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Stansted Express

$83 - $111

Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. National Express
  2. National Express / ...

$74 - $87

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 7 min

$153 - $233

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. 218.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Exeter to London City, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. EXT - LCY

$89 - $297

Train to Newquay, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. NQY - LGW

$151 - $338

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

You can take a train from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 3 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Heathrow Airport London in around 5 h 32 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Jersey, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Manchester, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Edinburgh, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Faro
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Manchester, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$41
Business
$39
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Newquay
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Exeter and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 294 km. The road distance is 349 km.

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs £90 - £150.

No, there is no direct train from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Exeter St Davids and arriving at Stansted Airport via Cheltenham Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.