There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Swanley

$37 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus, line 286 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Bow National Express
  2. Take the line 286 bus from Charlton, Westcombe Park to Sidcup 286

$15 - $20

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Swanley

$37 - $44

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London - Victoria Station A20

$23 - $29

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley 44.6 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Swanley 44.6 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley is to taxi which costs £160 - £190 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Swanley is 34 miles. The road distance is 44.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda via Bow Church DLR, Charlton, Westcombe Park and Sidcup. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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There are 3750+ hotels available in Swanley. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley.
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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley via London Liverpool Street, Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street, Blackfriars Station North Entrance, and London Blackfriars in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley via London Bow, Bow Church DLR, Charlton, Westcombe Park, and Sidcup in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$23
First
$37
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
$37
London Underground (Tube)
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Swanley
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from London Blackfriars to Swanley
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Blackfriars to Swanley
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charlton, Westcombe Park to Sidcup
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Airport Bus Express
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swanley
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Swanley
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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