There are 5 ways to get from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Grantham to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$58 - $90

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Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Grantham to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Stansted Airport London National Express

$21 - $34

3 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Grantham to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport

$64 - $95

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) 91.5 miles

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a town car from Grantham to London Stansted Airport 91.5 miles

$220 - $310

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No, there is no direct bus from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Grantham and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Grantham and arriving at Stansted Airport via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Grantham and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 81 miles. The road distance is 91.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Grantham station.

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Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Grantham station.

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The best way to get from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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

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Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Peterborough in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Peterborough in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Grantham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Ely to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
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 Grantham to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Grantham to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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Yes, the driving distance between Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Grantham to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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