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

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

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Train, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Boston National Express / ...

$52 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Boston National Express / ...

$21 - $36

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$73 - $112

Train, bus via Spalding, Railway Station  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) to Spalding, Railway Station 37|InterConnect

$61 - $83

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston 99.8 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Boston 99.8 miles

$240 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Boston is 77 miles. The road distance is 99.8 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Boston via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Boston via Peterborough and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston via Peterborough in around 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Boston via Peterborough and Grantham in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 20) to Boston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) to Spalding, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Boston
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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