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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  •  29m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge

$11 - $50

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Bus  •  50m

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

$8 - $13

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Taxi  •  34m

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

$130 - $160

Drive  •  34m

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

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  34m

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

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 34m.

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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 29m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29m.

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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 best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 29m and costs £9 - £35.

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The train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge takes 29m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge 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 Cambridge is to train which takes 29m and costs £9 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50m.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 22.5 miles
  • Duration: 29m

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 29m. 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 50m.

Train operators
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 Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
34m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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
34m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge Parkside station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge is 30 miles. It takes approximately 34m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cambridge.

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