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

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Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$116 - $186

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Bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$61 - $72

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport

$92 - $140

Bus, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford, Maylord Shopping Centre to Gloucester, Transport Hub arrival 33
  2. Take the train from Gloucester to Stansted Airport

$96 - $147

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) 178.3 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Hereford and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Hereford and arriving at Stansted Airport via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Hereford and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 128 miles. The road distance is 178.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs £85 - £150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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

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Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Hereford station.

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The best way to get from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs £85 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £60 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 127.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Newport (S Wales), London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5 h 26 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Gloucester to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
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 Hereford to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Maylord Shopping Centre to Gloucester, Transport Hub arrival
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 178 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Hereford to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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