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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Leighton Buzzard to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$42 - $49

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Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Leighton Buzzard, Library to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) F70 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...

$15 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus via London Luton Airport  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Leighton Buzzard, Library to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) F70 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...

$16 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN) 65.2 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport 65.2 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Leighton Buzzard and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 39 miles. The road distance is 65.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Leighton Buzzard, Library and arriving at London Stansted Airport via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) and London Luton Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The best way to get from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs £30 - £40.

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Map of how to get from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), Airport Bus Station, and London Luton Airport in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$23
First
$37
Business
$35
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Leighton Buzzard, Library to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leighton Buzzard to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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