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There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station Victoria

£19 - £29

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Bus  •  2h

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

£5 - £10

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Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster 39.1 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster 39.1 miles

£5 - £9

Shuttle  •  55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to Westminster

£79

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Westminster 39.1 miles

£100 - £150

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster by bus

The bus journey time between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Westminster is around 1h 54m and covers a distance of around 42 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 35m. Operated by Airport Bus Express and National Express, the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster bus service departs from London Stansted Airport Coach Station and arrives in London Victoria Coach Station. Typically 138 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster bus schedules

London Stansted Airport (STN) → Westminster
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The most affordable way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster is to bus, which costs £5 - £10 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Stansted Airport Coach Station station and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Victoria station via Tottenham Hale station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Westminster is 32 miles. The road distance is 39.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster without a car is to train and subway which takes 57 min and costs £18 - £29.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster bus services, operated by Airport Bus Express, depart from London Stansted Airport Coach Station.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster bus services, operated by Airport Bus Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

Airport Bus Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £10 and the journey takes 2h. National Express also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Airport Bus Express
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
Stansted Airport Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1279 260 602
Website
stansted-taxi-booking.co.uk
24 x 7 Ltd
Phone
+44 1279 661 111
Website
24x7stansted.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Stansted Airport to Westminster
Estimated price
£79
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Westminster
Estimated price
£100 - £150

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Victoria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster is 39 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Westminster.

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