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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Herne Bay

$56 - $73

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Bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
  2. Take the bus from London Lewisham to Canterbury 007 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Herne Bay, Fire Station 6 / ...

$25 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Herne Bay, Fire Station  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Herne Bay

$64 - $91

Bus, train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London King's Cross National Express
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Herne Bay

$59 - $90

Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay 86 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1h 28m

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Herne Bay 86 miles

$210 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Herne Bay, Fire Station via Bow Church Station, London Lewisham and Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Herne Bay is 52 miles. The road distance is 86 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay without a car is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay 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 Herne Bay is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs £40 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £28 and takes 4h 48m.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Herne Bay, Fire Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay.
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  • Distance: 51.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 5m

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Herne Bay via Bow Church Station, Lewisham Station, London Lewisham, Canterbury, and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 4h 48m.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Herne Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from St Pancras International to Herne Bay
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
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 King's Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Lewisham to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Herne Bay, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Herne Bay
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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