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There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing

$38 - $48

6 alternative options

Bus, line 96 bus  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield National Express
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station 96

Bus, line 719 bus  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Mile End National Express
  2. Take the line 719 bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages 719 / ...

Bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100

Taxi  •  45m

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater 41.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  45m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater 41.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  45m

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Bluewater 41.4 miles

$140 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Bean, Ightham Cottages via Mile End Station Bow Road and Canary Wharf, Canada Square North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Bluewater is 31 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater without a car is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs £29 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 11m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs £29 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 96 bus, which costs and takes 2h 53m.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Bean, Ightham Cottages station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater is 41 miles. It takes approximately 45m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 11m

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Bank station, London Bridge station, London Bridge, and Stone Crossing in around 2h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater via London Stratford also for Westfield, Stratford DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, and Bluewater, Bus Station in around 2h 53m.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Mile End
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
National Express
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Bean, Ightham Cottages
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
45m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Bluewater
Estimated price
$140 - $190

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