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There are 4 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford

£85 - £130

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Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station Stansted Airport - London / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Hereford National Express

£12 - £20

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Train via Birmingham  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford

£97 - £232

Drive  •  3h 8m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford 180.2 miles

£27 - £40

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford is to bus which costs £12 - £20 and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Hereford. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport Coach Station and arriving at Hereford via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Hereford via Liverpool Street station, London Paddington and Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 38m.

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It is 128 miles from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford. It is approximately 180.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford without a car is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs £85 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford bus services, operated by Airport Bus Express, depart from London Stansted Airport Coach Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford 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 Hereford is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs £85 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £20 and takes 7h.

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  • Distance: 127.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 38m

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, London Paddington, and Newport (S Wales) in around 4h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford via London Victoria Coach Station in around 7h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £24
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £24
Bus operators
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Airport Bus Express
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 Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Hereford
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Hereford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford is 180 miles. It takes approximately 3h 8m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Hereford.

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