There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre by train, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to York

$71 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Leeds National Express

$36 - $53

6 alternative options

Bus, train, line 415 bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Stevenage, Bus Station 777
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Selby
  3. Take the line 415 bus from Selby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Selby Bus Station) to York, Edinburgh Arms (Novotel) 415

$61 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre 186 miles

$40 - $60

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to York

$126 - $304

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$150 - $364

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$142 - $429

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$138 - $406

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Barbican Centre, York, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre via Peterborough, York, York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange), and York, The Barbican (Barbican Centre) in around 3 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Milton Keynes Coachway, Leeds, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), and York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) in around 7 h 46 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $65
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $30
1st Class
$35 - $55
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Stevenage to Selby
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Super Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $100
Anytime Single
$95 - $120
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$41
Business
$39
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Stevenage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Leeds
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Selby, Bus Stn Stand 2 (Selby Bus Station) to York, Edinburgh Arms (Novotel)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Barbican Centre is 246 km. The road distance is 298 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs £29 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) via Milton Keynes Coachway and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Barbican Centre, including transfers.