There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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 London Bridge  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Abbey Wood (London)

$34 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus, line 472 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London Bow National Express
  2. Take the line 472 bus from North Greenwich Station to Thamesmead, Southwood Road 472

$11 - $16

6 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Cannon Street to Abbey Wood (London)

$34 - $39

Bus, train, line 469 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford A21
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the line 469 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Thamesmead, The Birchwood 469

$17 - $19

Train, line 47 bus, line 177 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Deptford Bridge 47
  3. Take the line 177 bus from Deptford Bridge to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road 177

$27

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead 46.6 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead 46.6 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Thamesmead 46.6 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Thamesmead is 28 miles. The road distance is 46.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead. However, there are services departing from London Stansted Airport and arriving at Thamesmead, Southwood Road via Bow Church DLR and North Greenwich Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead.
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  • Distance: 27.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Station, London Bridge Bus Station, and London Bridge in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead via London Bow, Bow Church DLR, and North Greenwich Station in around 1 h 51 min.

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
$39
Business
$37
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Abbey Wood (London)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Train from London Cannon Street to Abbey Wood (London)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Thamesmead, Southwood Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Thamesmead, The Birchwood
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Deptford Bridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Deptford Bridge to Thamesmead, Boxgrove Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Thamesmead
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Thamesmead
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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