There are 6 ways to get from Harpenden 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 36 min

  1. Stansted Express

$41 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. 777 / ...

$15 - $25

4 alternative options

Line 366 bus, line 724 bus, line 510 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. 366
  2. 724
  3. 510 / ...

$17 - $22

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. 36.9 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  46 min

  1. 36.9 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. 36.9 miles

$130 - $190

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

You can take a train from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London St Pancras International LL, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road and Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Harpenden to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$39
Business
$37
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Harpenden and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 43 km. The road distance is 59 km.

The cheapest way to get from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £130 - £160.

No, there is no direct bus from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Stansted Airport, Coach Station via Welwyn Garden City, Broadwater Road and Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Harpenden to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.