There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft by train, bus, night bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Norwich
  3. Take the train from Norwich to Lowestoft

$53 - $109

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Bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station 727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Lowestoft, Railway Station X2 / ...

$28 - $41

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Bus, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Ipswich
  3. Take the train from Ipswich to Lowestoft

$45 - $63

Night bus, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Stansted Airport London to Norwich Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Lowestoft, Railway Station X2 / ...

$28 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft 96.2 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Lowestoft 96.2 miles

$230 - $330

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Lowestoft station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) and arriving at Lowestoft, Railway Station via Norwich City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Lowestoft via Ely and Norwich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Lowestoft is 75 miles. The road distance is 96.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 59 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, arrive at Lowestoft, Railway Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Lowestoft station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft.
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  • Distance: 75.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft via Ely and Norwich in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft via Norwich City Centre, Bus Station in around 3 h 59 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Lowestoft
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Lowestoft
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Norwich
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
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, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Stansted Airport London to Norwich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Lowestoft, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Lowestoft
Estimated price
$230 - $330

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lowestoft.

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