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There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Marks Tey National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to Harwich Town

$18 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

Train  •  2 h 57 min

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

$55 - $72

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich 53.2 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Harwich 53.2 miles

$160 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Harwich Town via London Liverpool Street and Manningtree. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Harwich is 44 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs £13 - £23.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich is to bus which takes 2 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 44 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich via Colchester and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street in around 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich via London Liverpool Street and Manningtree in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Harwich Town
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Harwich
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Manningtree station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich is 53 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Harwich.

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