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

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Train  •  2 h 32 min

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

$55 - $73

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Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Whitechapel
  2. Take the bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Tunbridge Wells, Royal Wells Park 786 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Lewes, Bus Station

$36 - $41

3 alternative options

Bus, train, line 166 bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to London King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Haywards Heath
  3. Take the line 166 bus from Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) to Lewes, Bus Station 166

$39 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes 101.6 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Lewes 101.6 miles

$240 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Lewes, Bus Station via Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital, City of London, Fenchurch Street Station and Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Lewes is 71 miles. The road distance is 101.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes 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 Lewes is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £40 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £32 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes bus services, operated by Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company, arrive at Lewes, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes.
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  • Distance: 71.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lewes via London Whitechapel, Whitechapel, Royal London Hospital, City of London, St Katharine Cree, City of London, Fenchurch Street Station, Tunbridge Wells, Royal Wells Park, and Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial in around 4 h 51 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
Thameslink
Bus operators
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
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) to Lewes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
compass-travel.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 Whitechapel
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Centaur Coaches
Phone
+44 20 8300 3001
Email
info@centaurtravel.co.uk
Website
centaurtravel.co.uk
Bus from City of London, Fenchurch Street Station to Tunbridge Wells, Royal Wells Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
centaurtravel.co.uk
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Lewes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Lewes
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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