There are 7 ways to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street N551
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$29

Cheapest option

Line 241 bus, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Custom House Station to Stratford City Bus Station 241
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London National Express

$11 - $16

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Tottenham Hale
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$30 - $33

Bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport A21

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) 34.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) 34.1 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport 34.1 miles

$130 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Royal Victoria Dock station to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Custom House Station and arriving at Stansted Airport London via London Stratford also for Westfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Victoria Dock station to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Pontoon Dock DLR Station and arriving at Stansted Airport via Stratford (London) and Tottenham Hale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Royal Victoria Dock and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Custom House Station.

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Pontoon Dock DLR Station.

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The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to line 241 bus and bus which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £22 - £25 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Stansted Express, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Royal Victoria Dock, England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a bus from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Custom House Station, Stratford City Bus Station, and London Stratford also for Westfield in around 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Pontoon Dock DLR Station, Stratford DLR Station, Stratford (London), and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House Station to Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Royal Victoria Dock to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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