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There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 277 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Mile End National Express
  2. Take the line 277 bus from Mile End Station Bow Road to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 277 / ...

$12 - $17

6 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stratford (London)

$29 - $32

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford A21

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands 35.4 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands 35.4 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to London Docklands 35.4 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands 35.4 miles

$100 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands is to taxi which costs £120 - £160 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Canary Wharf, Canada Square South via Mile End Station Bow Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and London Docklands is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands without a car is to bus and line 277 bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £9 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands 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 London Docklands is to bus and line 277 bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £9 - £13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £22 - £25 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Canary Wharf, Canada Square South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands is 35 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands.
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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands via London Mile End, Mile End Station Bow Road, and Canary Wharf, Canada Square South in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands via Tottenham Hale, Stratford (London), Stratford station, and Canary Wharf station in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Bus operators
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 Mile End
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mile End Station Bow Road to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$100 - $130
Access
$100 - $150
Assist
$100 - $150
UberX
$100 - $150
UberXL
$150 - $200
Exec
$170 - $230
Lux
$280 - $380
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to London Docklands
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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