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There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn by train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Runcorn

$126 - $198

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Runcorn

$104 - $155

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Widnes

$115 - $177

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn 206.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train to London Heathrow, fly, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool South Parkway

$135 - $343

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool South Parkway

$124 - $385

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Runcorn via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Runcorn is 162 miles. The road distance is 206.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs £95 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Runcorn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn is 207 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 161.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Runcorn via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 3 h 24 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Widnes
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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