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

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Train  •  50 min

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

$27 - $29

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Bus  •  52 min

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

$8 - $14

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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

$80 - $100

Questions & Answers

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

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

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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.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and United Kingdom is 28 miles. The road distance is 33.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs £20 - £23.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom is to train which takes 50 min and costs £20 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £11 and takes 52 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom is 34 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to United Kingdom.
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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 $25 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
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
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
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
$80 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$80 - $100
Access
$80 - $120
Assist
$80 - $120
UberX
$80 - $120
UberXL
$120 - $170
Exec
$160 - $230
Lux
$270 - $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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