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.

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Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$118 - $191

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Fly Exeter to London Stansted  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London Stansted (STN) EXT - STN

$48 - $303

6 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$80 - $106

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...

$70 - $83

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Stansted Airport

$145 - $218

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) 218.3 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Newquay, fly to London Stansted  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Par
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Stansted (STN) NQY - STN

$127 - $459

Fly Exeter to London City, train  •  4 h 1 min

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

$86 - $295

Questions & Answers

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.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which costs £90 - £160 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Exeter and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 183 miles. The road distance is 218.3 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at London Stansted Airport via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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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.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 23 min and costs £3.

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Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 183.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, 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
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Edinburgh, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Newcastle, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 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 Newquay to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Exeter to London Stansted via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
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
$39
Business
$37
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
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
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Exeter St Davids to Par
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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