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

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Mile End National Express

$12 - $17

7 alternative options

Train, line 135 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South 135

$28

Bus TerraVision UK  •  1 h 21 min

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

$14 - $16

Train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$30 - $33

Taxi  •  41 min

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

$170 - $210

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

$130 - $180

Uber  •  41 min

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

$85 - $110

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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 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 which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £9 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 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 which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £9 - £13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £22 - £25 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Mile End 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 7 min

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

National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands via Tottenham Hale, Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, and Canary Wharf Underground Station in around 1 h 22 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
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
$39
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 Liverpool Street Station to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
$85 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$85 - $110
Access
$85 - $120
Assist
$85 - $120
UberX
$85 - $120
UberXL
$120 - $180
Exec
$170 - $240
Lux
$290 - $390
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Docklands
Ave. Duration
41 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
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to London Docklands
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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