There are 12 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$32 - $123

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Fly London Stansted to Glasgow, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$37 - $125

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$102 - $260

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$112 - $287

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$94 - $211

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Airport Bus Station
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling

$58 - $165

Train, train to Southend, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 37 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 Glasgow (GLA) SEN - GLA
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling

$146 - $463

Train via Peterborough  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling

$106 - $162

Train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling

$92 - $138

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Golders Green, Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green, Bus Station to Stirling, Scotland National Express

$39 - $60

Train, bus  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
  4. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Stirling, Bus Station 38 / ...

$190 - $298

Drive  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling 397 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling is to bus which costs £30 - £50 and takes 11 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling is to fly and train which costs £24 - £95 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Stirling is 340 miles. The road distance is 397 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Stirling, Scotland via London Golders Green, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Stirling via Peterborough and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling via Peterborough and Edinburgh in around 6 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stirling via London Golders Green, Bus Station in around 11 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Southend to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Southend to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Park to Stirling
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Stirling
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
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
$35
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
$39
Business
$38
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
Train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London Golders Green, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green, Bus Station to Stirling, Scotland
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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