There are 5 ways to get from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Stansted Express

$30 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. National Express / ...

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. 29 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  32 min

  1. 29 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. 29 miles

$120 - $170

What companies run services between Forest Gate, Greater London, England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a train from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 50 min. TerraVision UK also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
$40
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Forest Gate and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 41 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Forest Gate and arriving at Stansted Airport via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Forest Gate and arriving at Stansted Airport London via London Stratford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Forest Gate to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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