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There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station Stansted Airport - London / ...
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

£7 - £16

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Train  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

£18 - £35

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich 39 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich 39 miles

£5 - £9

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Woolwich 39 miles

£30 - £120

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich by bus and train

The journey time between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Woolwich is around 1h 29m and covers a distance of around 37 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 17m. Operated by Airport Bus Express, National Express and Dockland Light Railway (DLR), the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich service departs from London Stansted Airport Coach Station and arrives in Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station. Typically 165 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 29m
Fastest journey time:
1h 17m
Services per week:
165
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:05
Last service departs at:
22:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich bus and train schedules

Departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021

London Stansted Airport (STN) → Woolwich
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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 49 min.

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The fastest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £95 - £120.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station via Tottenham Hale and Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Woolwich is 30 miles. The road distance is 39 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 16m and costs £6 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich, including transfers.

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

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich is 39 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich.
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  • Distance: 29.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich via Tottenham Hale, Stratford (London), and Stratford DLR Station in around 1h 22m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Cash Fare
£4 - £6
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2 - £3
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2 - £3
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 Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
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 Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Woolwich
Ave. Duration
49 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
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Woolwich
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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