There are 10 ways to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$127 - $182

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Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...

$80 - $131

8 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport

$119 - $185

Train CrossCountry #2  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Stansted Airport

$93 - $152

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) 184.1 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Manchester to London Heathrow, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$104 - $324

Fly Manchester to Southend, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$123 - $392

Fly Manchester to Southampton, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$113 - $263

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge, bus, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Macclesfield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG
  3. Take the bus from Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street to The Busway Railway Station
  4. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$101 - $446

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$114 - $278

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which costs £95 - £140 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Macclesfield and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 139 miles. The road distance is 184.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Macclesfield and arriving at Stansted Airport via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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

You can take a train from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Stoke-on-Trent, Shelton, Film Theatre (stop C), Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop), Stoke-On-Trent, and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $160
Train from Macclesfield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
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
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Nuneaton to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Macclesfield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $26
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stoke-On-Trent to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street to The Busway Railway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
C G Myall & Son
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son

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