There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom by train, bus, 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

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express

$27 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  52 min

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

$8 - $14

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom 33.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom 33.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to United Kingdom 33.9 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom 33.9 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and London E3, UK?

Stansted Express operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 52 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
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$100 - $150
uberACCESS
$110 - $160
uberASSIST
$110 - $160
uberX
$110 - $160
uberXL
$160 - $220
UberEXEC
$170 - $230
UberLUX
$280 - $370
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom
Ave. Duration
39 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
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to United Kingdom
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and United Kingdom is 45 km. The road distance is 54 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £120 - £150.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at London Mile End. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

It takes approximately 50 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom, including transfers.