There are 5 ways to get from Saffron Walden to London by train, bus, taxi or car

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 32 min

  1. Take the train from Audley End to London Liverpool Street

$22 - $30

Cheapest option

Line 6 bus, bus National Express  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 6
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Shoreditch National Express

$16 - $21

3 alternative options

Line 6 bus, bus TerraVision UK  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 6
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras

$18 - $20

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saffron Walden to London 47.4 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Saffron Walden to London 47.4 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saffron Walden to London is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saffron Walden to London is to taxi which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £160 - £200.

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The distance between Saffron Walden and London is 63 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Saffron Walden to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saffron Walden to London. However, there are services departing from Saffron Walden, High Street and arriving at London Shoreditch via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Saffron Walden, England and London, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Saffron Walden to London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saffron Walden to London via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Stansted Airport London in around 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from Saffron Walden to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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