There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Victoria

$26 - $28

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Bus Stansted Citylink  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to London King's Cross St. Pancras National Express

$9 - $15

6 alternative options

Bus TerraVision UK  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station 36.6 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station 36.6 miles

$7 - $12

Shuttle  •  49 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross Station

$130 - $180

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross Station 36.6 miles

$130 - $180

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station 36.6 miles

$85 - $110

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at King's Cross St. Pancras. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and King's Cross Station is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station without a car is to train and Tube which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by Stansted Citylink, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station bus services, operated by Stansted Citylink, arrive at London King's Cross St. Pancras station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station is 37 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station.

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There are 8344+ hotels available in King's Cross Station. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and King's Cross Station, England?

TerraVision UK operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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
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Stansted Citylink
Phone
0330 123 2004
Website
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to London King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
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
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$85 - $110
Access
$90 - $130
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130
UberXL
$130 - $180
Exec
$170 - $240
Lux
$290 - $400
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to King's Cross Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross Station
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross Station
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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