There are 8 ways to get from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 52 min

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

$141 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Warrington to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London National Express

$32 - $46

6 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 33 min

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

$107 - $164

Train East Midlands Trains  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$80 - $184

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN) 205.8 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Runcorn to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$141 - $363

Fly Manchester to Southend, train  •  6 h 15 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

$124 - $385

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$154 - $322

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

You can take a train from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 2 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Warrington Central, Warrington, and London Golders Green in around 6 h 51 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 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
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Runcorn to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Runcorn to Crewe
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $29
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$41
Business
$38
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$27
First
$42
Business
$41
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Runcorn to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Runcorn to Crewe
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $160
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Warrington to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Runcorn and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 259 km. The road distance is 329 km.

The cheapest way to get from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 6 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs £100 - £150.

No, there is no direct train from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Runcorn and arriving at Stansted Airport via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Runcorn to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.