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

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Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$10 - $14

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Train  •  1 h 44 min

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

$35 - $50

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) 42.1 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) 42.1 miles

$9 - $13

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Luton to London Stansted Airport 42.1 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at Stansted Airport London. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Luton and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 29 miles. The road distance is 42.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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The bus from Luton Airport London to Stansted Airport London takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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The best way to get from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 44 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 42 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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Map of how to get from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 29.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London St Pancras International LL, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
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 Luton Airport London to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Luton to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Luton to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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