There are 11 ways to get from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN

$69 - $173

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Fly Inverness to London Luton, bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to London Luton (LTN) INV - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Stansted Airport London

$42 - $189

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Train, train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN

$68 - $182

Train to Dundee, fly to London Stansted  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Fly from Dundee (DND) to London Stansted (STN) DND - STN

$122 - $322

Fly Inverness to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to London Gatwick (LGW) INV - LGW
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$77 - $229

Fly Inverness to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to London Heathrow (LHR) INV - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$105 - $389

Train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$111 - $153

Train via Peterborough  •  9 h 39 min

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

$117 - $177

Bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London 727

$175 - $221

Night train, bus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport

$83 - $112

Drive  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) 538.3 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Glasgow and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Inverness and arriving at Stansted Airport via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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The distance between Inverness and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 428 miles. The road distance is 538.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 8 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 8 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 428 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 8 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 14 h 20 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Inverness to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Inverness to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Inverness to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Inverness to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Dundee to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Inverness to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $21
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $65
Train from Inverness to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$80 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Inverness to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$70 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $200
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
$38
Business
$36
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to London Euston
Ave. Duration
10 h 34 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$203
Sleeper Seat
$65 - $100
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 Luton Airport London to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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
Bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com
Scottish Citylink
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 538 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to drive from Inverness to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 186+ hotels available in London Stansted Airport (STN). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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