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There are 4 ways to get from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$54 - $70

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Bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stansted Airport London National Express

$19 - $29

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Barnham to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport

$61 - $96

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) 128 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £14 - £23 and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd and arriving at Stansted Airport London via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 96 miles. The road distance is 128 miles.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 2h 39m and costs £40 - £55.

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

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Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd station.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 2h 39m and costs £40 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £23 and takes 4h 27m.

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Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 128 miles. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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  • Distance: 95.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 39m

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

You can take a train from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Green Park station, Tottenham Hale station, and Tottenham Hale in around 2h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portsmouth to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Victoria Coach Station in around 4h 27m.

Train operators
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
National Express

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