There are 4 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Stamford

$45 - $75

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Bus, line 201 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) to Stamford, Phillips Court 201

$23 - $33

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford 72.5 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Stamford 72.5 miles

$190 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Stamford, Phillips Court via Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Stamford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Stamford is 62 miles. The road distance is 72.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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The train from Stansted Airport to Stamford takes 1 h 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 201 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 47 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford bus services, operated by Delaine Buses, arrive at Stamford, Phillips Court station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stamford station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford.
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  • Distance: 61.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford via Peterborough and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
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 Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Delaine Buses
Phone
01778 422866
Email
enquiries@delainebuses.com
Website
delainebuses.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) to Stamford, Phillips Court
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
delainebuses.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Stamford
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stamford.

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