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

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Bus, train  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Ipswich National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Halesworth

$29 - $45

5 alternative options

Bus, train, line 88 bus  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Marks Tey 250
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Halesworth
  3. Take the line 88 bus from Halesworth, station to Southwold, Pier 88

$34 - $51

Train  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Halesworth

$53 - $104

Bus  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Norwich Bus Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head 146

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold 86.7 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Southwold 86.7 miles

$210 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Southwold, Kings Head via Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 15m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Southwold is 68 miles. The road distance is 86.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 24m and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold 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 Southwold is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £40 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 15m.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold bus services, operated by Borderbus, arrive at Southwold, Kings Head station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold.
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  • Distance: 67.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 24m

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold via Cambridge, Ipswich, Halesworth, and Halesworth, station in around 5h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Southwold via Norwich Bus Station and Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street in around 5h 15m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Halesworth
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
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 Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Norwich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
National Express
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Halesworth, station to Southwold, Pier
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
konectbus.co.uk
Borderbus
Phone
01502 714565
Email
office@border-bus.co.uk
Website
border-bus.co.uk
Bus from Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street to Southwold, Kings Head
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
border-bus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Southwold
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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