There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud by 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

Train via Swindon  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon

$81 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stroud National Express

$43 - $58

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Stroud (Glos)

$83 - $130

Bus, train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Stroud (Glos)

$70 - $115

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud 142.6 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Stroud via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

More details

The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Stroud is 106 miles. The road distance is 142.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud without a car is to train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud is to train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h.

Mode details

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stroud station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud.

Get driving directions

Book your London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud bus tickets online with Distribusion and Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 578+ hotels available in Stroud. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 106.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, London Paddington, and Swindon in around 3 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Stroud via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5 h.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
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
$40
Business
$38
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from London Paddington to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stroud
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.