There are 7 ways to get from London to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Train  •  47 min

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

£15 - £27

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Bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from London Liverpool Street Station to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

£4 - £14

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Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Liverpool St to London Stansted Airport (STN) 34.3 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from London Liverpool St to London Stansted Airport (STN) 34.3 miles

£5 - £9

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from London to London Stansted Airport 37.9 miles

£100 - £140

Shuttle  •  49 min

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

£100 - £150

Uber  •  43 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Liverpool St to London Stansted Airport (STN) 34.3 miles

£55 - £80

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The cheapest way to get from London to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Liverpool Street Station station and arriving at Stansted Airport London. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Liverpool Street and arriving at Stansted Airport. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between London and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 31 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £15 - £27.

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The train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport takes 47 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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London to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Liverpool Street Station.

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

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 47 min and costs £15 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £14 and takes 1h 10m.

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Map of how to get from London to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 31.4 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

Stansted Express operates a train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £18 - £27 and the journey takes 47 min. Greater Anglia also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Liverpool Street Station to Stansted Airport London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
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 London Liverpool Street Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Green Line
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Liverpool Street Station to London Stansted Airport Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10
Website
Airport Bus Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from London Liverpool St to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£55 - £80
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uber.com
Access
£55 - £80
Assist
£60 - £85
UberX
£60 - £85
UberXL
£80 - £110
Exec
£110 - £160
Lux
£190 - £260
Taxi from London Liverpool St to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
£100 - £140
Shuttle from London to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
£100 - £150

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

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London to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Stansted Express, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 34 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from London to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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