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

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham

$57 - $87

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Bus, train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham

$26 - $44

3 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Grantham

$46 - $93

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham 92.7 miles

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Grantham 92.7 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Grantham via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Grantham is 81 miles. The road distance is 92.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham.
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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Grantham via Peterborough in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Ely to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
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 Stansted Airport London to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Grantham
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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