There are 6 ways to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, 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, bus National Express  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London National Express

$25 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 722
  2. Take the bus from London Mile End to Stansted Airport London National Express

$22 - $28

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$47 - $56

Train, bus via Woolwich Arsenal  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
  2. Take the bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport A21

$27 - $34

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) 55.2 miles

$11 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. Take a town car from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport 55.2 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Canary Wharf, Canada Square South and London Mile End. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

More details

The distance between Gillingham and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 37 miles. The road distance is 55.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £19 - £28.

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

More details

Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) station.

More details

The best way to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £35 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £22 and takes 2 h 51 min.

Mode details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN).

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 36.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Canary Wharf, Canada Square South, Mile End, and London Mile End in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Mile End to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham, King Street (Wilko) to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gillingham to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 183+ hotels available in London Stansted Airport (STN). Prices start at $72 USD per night.

More details