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

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Bus  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Hatfield National Express
  2. Take the bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to St Albans, Granville Road 300 / ...

$12 - $20

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Train  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to St Albans City

$36 - $43

Line 510 bus, bus  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to St Albans City station 724

$19 - $21

Taxi  •  43m

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans 41.5 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  43m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans 41.5 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  43m

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to St Albans 41.5 miles

$140 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at St Albans, Granville Road via Hatfield, The Galleria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and St Albans is 27 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans without a car is to bus which takes 1h 13m and costs £9 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans 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 St Albans is to bus which takes 1h 13m and costs £9 - £16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £27 - £35 and takes 1h 27m.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at St Albans, Granville Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans is 41 miles. It takes approximately 43m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans.
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  • Distance: 27.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

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

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans via Hatfield and Hatfield, The Galleria in around 1h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras International LL in around 1h 27m.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
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 Hatfield
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to St Albans, Granville Road
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to St Albans, Granville Road
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to St Albans City station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to St Albans
Ave. Duration
43m
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to St Albans
Estimated price
$140 - $190

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