There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden

£30 - £43

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Bus  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the bus from STANSTED Airport London to Luton National Express / ...

£7 - £12

4 alternative options

Line 510 bus, bus  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street 724

£15 - £24

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden 38 miles

£80 - £95

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden 38 miles

£6 - £10

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Harpenden 38 miles

£100 - £140

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden is to taxi which costs £80 - £95 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from STANSTED Airport London and arriving at Harpenden, Old Cock Inn via Luton Station Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Harpenden via Tottenham Hale station and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Harpenden is 27 miles. The road distance is 38 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden without a car is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £29 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 29m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden, including transfers.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden.
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  • Distance: 27 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras International LL in around 1h 29m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from STANSTED Airport London to Luton every 3 hours. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 55m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£11 - £15
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 Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Green Line
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
£80 - £95
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Stansted Airport Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1279 260 602
Website
stansted-taxi-booking.co.uk
24 x 7 Ltd
Phone
+44 1279 661 111
Website
24x7stansted.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Harpenden
Estimated price
£100 - £140

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £29 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £13 and takes 2h 31m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden is 38 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harpenden.

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