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

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge

$11 - $50

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge 29.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge 29.9 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge is to train which costs £9 - £35 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Cambridge is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Cambridge Parkside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 32 min. Greater Anglia also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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