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

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Train via London Euston  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$121 - $213

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Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth National Express

$37 - $60

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Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 3 min

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

$125 - $185

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth 244.5 miles

$50 - $80

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at Aberystwyth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Aberystwyth via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Aberystwyth is 189 miles. The road distance is 244.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 55 min.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 188.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Birmingham New Street in around 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 8 h 55 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
CrossCountry
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aberystwyth.

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