There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 30m

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

£83 - £190

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Bus  •  7h 10m

  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 Swansea Bus Station National Express / ...

£14 - £18

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Train via Birmingham  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
  3. Take the train from Hereford to Swansea

£138 - £302

Drive  •  3h 51m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea 233.1 miles

£40 - £60

Fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bristol (BRS) STN - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

£63 - £266

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cardiff (CWL) STN - CWL
  2. Take the train from Bridgend to Swansea

£86 - £283

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 7h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 3h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Swansea Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Swansea via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Swansea is 182 miles. The road distance is 233.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea without a car is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs £80 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea, including transfers.

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

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

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, and London Paddington in around 4h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 7h 10m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £440
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Cork
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £450
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Belfast (Aldergrove), Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Knock
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£200 - £700
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Luxembourg, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£220 - £750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£230 - £1,000
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Stansted to Cardiff via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £450
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £160
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Bridgend to Swansea
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £25
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £25
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £24
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs £80 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 7h 10m.

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There is no direct flight from London Stansted Airport to Bristol Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swansea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea is 233 miles. It takes approximately 3h 51m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Swansea.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Bristol Airport.

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