There are 6 ways to get from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London National Express

$21 - $31

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$42 - $50

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...

$21

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) 47.7 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) 47.7 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport 47.7 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) station. However, there are services departing from Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) and arriving at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) via Socketts Heath, The Oak and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 31 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Socketts Heath, The Oak station.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £30 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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Yes, the driving distance between Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 48 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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  • Distance: 31.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Gravesend 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 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Socketts Heath, The Oak, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gravesend to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Gravesend to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
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
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
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gravesend to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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