There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express

$29 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 35 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Shoreditch National Express
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Shoreditch High Street Station to Elephant & Castle Station 35

$12 - $17

6 alternative options

Bus, line 45 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the line 45 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle Station 45

$15

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station 38 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station 38 miles

$8 - $12

Shuttle  •  49 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to Elephant & Castle Station

$130 - $190

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Elephant & Castle Station 38 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station 38 miles

$90 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Elephant & Castle Station via Shoreditch High Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Elephant & Castle Station is 32 miles. The road distance is 38 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs £22 - £25.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station is to train which takes 56 min and costs £22 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus and line 35 bus, which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Elephant & Castle Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station is 38 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station.

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There are 8364+ hotels available in Elephant & Castle Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station.
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  • Distance: 31.6 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Elephant & Castle Station, England?

Stansted Express operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $25 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station via London Shoreditch and Shoreditch High Street Station in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
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 London Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Shoreditch High Street Station to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$90 - $120
Access
$90 - $130
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130
UberXL
$130 - $190
Exec
$180 - $250
Lux
$300 - $420
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Elephant & Castle Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to Elephant & Castle Station
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Elephant & Castle Station
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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