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

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

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

$35 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus National Express, train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Shoreditch National Express
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Purley

$19 - $29

4 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Purley

$35 - $41

Bus Stansted Citylink, train  •  2 h 16 min

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

$22 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley 67 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Purley 67 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Purley is 42 miles. The road distance is 67 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £26 - £31.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley.

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There are 7772+ hotels available in Purley. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley.
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  • Distance: 41.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Purley via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Station, London Bridge Bus Station, and London Bridge in around 1 h 30 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
$39
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Purley
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Purley
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Purley
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Purley
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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 Shoreditch
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Purley
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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