There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Bishops Stortford Stansted Express

$18

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange 508 / ...

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford 6.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford 6.6 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  10 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Bishop's Stortford 6.6 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford is to train which costs £14 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station station and arriving at Bishop's Stortford, Interchange. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Bishops Stortford. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Bishop's Stortford is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs £14.

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The train from Stansted Airport to Bishops Stortford takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Bishop's Stortford, England?

Stansted Express operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 23 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Bishops Stortford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$18
First
$33
Business
$24
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Takeley, Coopers Villas (Sewage Works) to Bishop's Stortford, Dane Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Takeley, High House to Bishop's Stortford, Dane Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bishop's Stortford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Bishop's Stortford
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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