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 27 min

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

$62 - $109

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Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Stansted Airport London National Express

$24 - $37

2 alternative options

Train via Newark North Gate  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Newark North Gate to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$68 - $109

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

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

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £19 - £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 takes 2 h 2 min and costs £19 - £29.

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The distance between Lincoln and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 158 km. The road distance is 195 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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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 Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 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 27 min.

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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 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lincoln to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Peterborough in around 4 h 50 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 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$16 - $25
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Newark North Gate to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$14 - $22
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lincoln to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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