There are 6 ways to get from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$37 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Rail Station to London Stansted Airport National Express

$17 - $28

4 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$35 - $41

Train, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the bus from London King's Cross St. Pancras to Stansted Airport, Coach Station

$24 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN) 66.4 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a town car from Purley to London Stansted Airport 66.4 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Purley and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 42 miles. The road distance is 66.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Bridge, London Bridge Borough High St, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Purley to London Stansted Airport (STN) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Purley to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Purley to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
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
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
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Stansted Citylink
Phone
0330 123 2004
Website
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Bus from London King's Cross St. Pancras to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Purley to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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