There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston 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  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Royston

$20 - $59

Cheapest option

Line 509 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 509 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange 509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bishop's Stortford, Interchange to Royston, Bus Station 27

$15 - $17

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston 29.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Royston 29.7 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £100 - £120.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Royston is 26 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at Royston, Bus Station via Bishop's Stortford, Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Royston via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston via Cambridge in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston via Bishop's Stortford, Interchange in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Royston
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
C G Myall & Son
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Bishop's Stortford, Interchange to Royston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Royston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Royston
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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