There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate by train, bus, car 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  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Margate

$72 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus, line 108 bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Bow Church DLR to Lewisham Station 108
  3. Take the bus from London Lewisham to Margate 009 / ...

$22 - $31

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to London King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Margate

$58 - $78

Bus, train via King's Cross St. Pancras  •  3 h 9 min

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

$57 - $78

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate 97.1 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Margate 97.1 miles

$240 - $340

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and St Pancras International in around 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate via London Bow, Bow Church DLR, Lewisham Station, and London Lewisham in around 4 h 36 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
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$39
Business
$37
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
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
$12 - $13
Schedules at
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National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Lewisham to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bow Church DLR to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Margate
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Margate is 96 km. The road distance is 155 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate is to drive which takes 1 h 40 min and costs £15 - £23.

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Margate via Bow Church DLR and London Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Margate, including transfers.