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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 21 min

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

$61 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus, line 108 bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Bow Church Station to Lewisham Station 108
  3. Take the bus from London Lewisham to Dover 007 / ...

$21 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus, train via King's Cross St. Pancras  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$47 - $67

Bus, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London King's Cross National Express
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$44 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover 99.3 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Dover 99.3 miles

$240 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Dover via Bow Church Station and London Lewisham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Dover is 70 miles. The road distance is 99.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover without a car is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £45 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £45 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 108 bus, which costs £15 - £24 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover.
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and St Pancras International in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover via Bow Church Station, Lewisham Station, and London Lewisham in around 4 h 30 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
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
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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 King's Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Bow
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Lewisham to Dover
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
National Express
London Buses
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Dover
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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