There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express

$25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Whitechapel National Express

$9 - $14

6 alternative options

Bus, line 205 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Aldgate East 205 / ...

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East 35.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East 35.7 miles

$7 - $12

Shuttle  •  43 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to Aldgate East

$130 - $180

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Aldgate East 35.7 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East 35.7 miles

$75 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Aldgate East is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at London Whitechapel. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at London Liverpool Street. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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

Stansted Express operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $25 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$39
Bus operators
National Express
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$75 - $100
uberACCESS
$90 - $130
uberASSIST
$90 - $130
uberX
$90 - $130
uberXL
$130 - $180
UberEXEC
$180 - $240
UberLUX
$300 - $410
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Aldgate East
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to Aldgate East
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Aldgate East
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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