There are 7 ways to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, car, plane or bus

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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

$126 - $180

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Train, fly to Cambridge, bus  •  3 h 57 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, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
  4. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$93 - $447

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 18 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 55 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 to London Heathrow, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$96 - $325

Fly to Southend, train  •  4 h 57 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

$114 - $392

Questions & Answers

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 18 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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The best way to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs .

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

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 184 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Macclesfield to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 138.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

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.

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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
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
$38
Business
$36
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
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 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
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
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $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
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street to The Busway Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Whippet Coaches
Website
go-whippet.co.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
go-whippet.co.uk
C G Myall & Son
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son

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