There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent

$112 - $169

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$32 - $54

5 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Stoke-on-Trent

$90 - $157

Train CrossCountry #2  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent

$80 - $139

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent 166.1 miles

$35 - $55

Train to London Heathrow, fly, train  •  4 h 39 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 Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$140 - $382

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 7 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 Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$128 - $424

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £80 - £130.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Stoke-on-Trent is 207 km. The road distance is 266 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at Stoke-On-Trent via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Stoke-on-Trent via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Stoke-on-Trent, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stoke-on-Trent via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Birmingham in around 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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
$39
Business
$36
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Nuneaton to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
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, Coach Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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