There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Basingstoke

$42 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Basingstoke, Railway Station 033

$24 - $36

4 alternative options

Train, line 26 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd 26
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Basingstoke

$43 - $53

Bus, train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$40 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke 97 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Basingstoke 97 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Basingstoke is 73 miles. The road distance is 97 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke station. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Basingstoke, Railway Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Basingstoke. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke.
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  • Distance: 72.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, London Victoria, and Clapham Junction in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Basingstoke via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 3 h 25 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
$23
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$23
First
$37
Business
$35
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
$39
Business
$37
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Basingstoke, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Basingstoke
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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