There are 4 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$25 - $66

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Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Mildenhall, Bus Station 727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 16 / ...

$18 - $25

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Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds 51.8 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Bury St Edmunds 51.8 miles

$150 - $220

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Bury St Edmunds station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station via Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Bury St Edmunds is 31 miles. The road distance is 51.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 26 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stephensons of Essex, arrive at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 31.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Bury St Edmunds, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds via Cambridge in around 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds via Mildenhall, Bus Station in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Mulleys Motorways
Bus from Mildenhall, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Bury St Edmunds
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds is 52 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bury St Edmunds.

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