There are 11 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria by train, bus, car or plane

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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

$222 - $334

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Golders Green, Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green, Bus Station to Penrith National Express

$39 - $50

9 alternative options

Train via Leeds  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Langwathby

$107 - $166

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes

$151 - $223

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria 271.7 miles

$55 - $85

Fly London Stansted to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes

$78 - $237

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$71 - $236

Train, train to Southend, fly to Carlisle  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Carlisle (CAX) SEN - CAX

$213 - $621

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$142 - $374

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$157 - $417

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Airport Bus Station
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$98 - $278

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria is to bus which costs £29 - £40 and takes 9 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Cumbria is 227 miles. The road distance is 271.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage) via London Golders Green, Bus Station and Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 34 min.

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Penrith North Lakes in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cumbria via London Golders Green, Bus Station, Penrith, and Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) in around 9 h 34 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southend to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $260
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $120
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $120
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Langwathby
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London Golders Green, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green, Bus Station to Penrith
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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