There are 4 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Poole

$64 - $88

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Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset National Express / ...

$44 - $63

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London - Victoria Station A20
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Poole

$86 - $129

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole 157.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at POOLE, Dorset via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Poole is 127 miles. The road distance is 157.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole 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 Poole is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £50 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at POOLE, Dorset station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole.

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  • Distance: 127.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Warren Street Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Poole via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5 h 1 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
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Poole
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Poole
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Airport Bus Express
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
airportbusexpress.co.uk

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