There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Mersea Island by bus, train, taxi, 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

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Wivenhoe, Heath Road 74 / ...

$12 - $21

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 39 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 Wivenhoe

$18 - $26

Line 133 bus, line 70 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) 70

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Wivenhoe 36.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Wivenhoe 36.9 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Wivenhoe 36.9 miles

$130 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Mersea Island is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Mersea Island is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Mersea Island is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Mersea Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Mersea Island. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Wivenhoe, Heath Road via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Wivenhoe via Colchester and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
43 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
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Wivenhoe
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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