There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station Central

$28 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Paddington Rail Station National Express

$10 - $17

6 alternative options

Bus, line 10 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the line 10 bus from St Pancras International to Kensington, The Design Museum 10

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington 42.2 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington 42.2 miles

$9 - $14

Shuttle  •  57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to Kensington

$140 - $200

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Kensington 42.2 miles

$140 - $200

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington 42.2 miles

$90 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington is to shuttle which takes 57 min and costs £110 - £150.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Kensington is 54 km. The road distance is 68 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at London Paddington Rail Station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$90 - $120
uberACCESS
$100 - $150
uberASSIST
$100 - $150
uberX
$100 - $150
uberXL
$160 - $210
UberEXEC
$210 - $290
UberLUX
$360 - $490
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Kensington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
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
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to Kensington
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Kensington
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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