There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Shelford (Cambs)

$10 - $15

6 alternative options

Train via Audley End  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Audley End
  2. Take the train from Audley End to Shelford (Cambs)

$11 - $48

Train, bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Railway Station to Great Shelford, Woollards Lane 7|Citi / ...

$16 - $50

Line 6 bus, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, High Street 6
  2. Take the bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Great Shelford, Woollards Lane 7|Citi / ...

$13

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford 25.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Great Shelford 25.4 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Great Shelford. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at Great Shelford, Woollards Lane via Saffron Walden, High Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Shelford (Cambs). Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Great Shelford is 19 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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The train from Stansted Airport to Shelford (Cambs) takes 31 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford bus services, operated by Stephensons of Essex, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford is to train which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 6 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 58 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Great Shelford, Woollards Lane station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Shelford (Cambs) station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford.
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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford 4 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford via Saffron Walden, High Street in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Shelford (Cambs)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Audley End
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Audley End to Shelford (Cambs)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Audley End
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Railway Station to Great Shelford, Woollards Lane
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Great Shelford, Woollards Lane
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
C G Myall & Son
Bus from Cambridge, Railway Station to Great Shelford, Woollards Lane
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son
Bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Great Shelford, Woollards Lane
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Great Shelford
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford is 25 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Great Shelford.

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