There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) X30

$12

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

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

$40 - $47

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh 33.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Rayleigh 33.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh 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 Rayleigh is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) station and arriving at Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Rayleigh via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Rayleigh is 26 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £9.

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The bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh is to bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn).

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Rayleigh station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh.
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  • Distance: 25.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

First in Essex operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 37 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
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Rayleigh
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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 Rayleigh
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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