There are 7 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend 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  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Gravesend

$44 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Socketts Heath, The Oak 100

$13 - $18

5 alternative options

Bus National Express, train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Gravesend

$25 - $36

Bus Stansted Citylink, train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to London King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Gravesend

$30 - $37

Taxi  •  51 min

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

$220 - $270

Drive  •  51 min

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

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  51 min

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

$160 - $220

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and St Pancras International in around 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Socketts Heath, The Oak in around 2 h 46 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
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$42
Business
$39
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Stratford International to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to Stratford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Stansted Citylink
Phone
0330 123 2004
Website
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to London King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Socketts Heath, The Oak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Gravesend
Estimated price
$160 - $220

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Getting to Rome from the airport, Is ride-sharing platform BlaBlaCar right for you? and Need to know: Jadrolinija - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend?

The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Gravesend is 50 km. The road distance is 75 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend?

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend?

The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £150 - £190.

Is there a direct bus between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Gravesend?

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) and arriving at Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Socketts Heath, The Oak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend?

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gravesend, including transfers.