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There are 4 ways to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$61 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Grantham, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Stevenage
  3. Take the bus from Stevenage to Stansted Airport London 777

$26 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Stansted Airport London National Express

$28 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) 121.9 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Lincoln and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Lincoln Central and arriving at Stansted Airport via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Lincoln and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 99 miles. The road distance is 121.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £45 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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

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Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Lincoln Central station.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £45 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £40 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 98.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Peterborough in around 3 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 5 h 25 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Grantham to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $55
CrossCountry
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
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 Stevenage to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Lincoln to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
National Express

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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