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There are 7 ways to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 49m

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

$72 - $113

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Bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Scunthorpe to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$28 - $42

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Bus, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Scunthorpe, Cottage Beck Road to Central Bus Station 103
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Grantham, Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Ely
  4. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport

$79 - $115

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) 149 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Scunthorpe to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$123 - $326

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London

$93 - $268

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Scunthorpe to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG

$120 - $452

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The cheapest way to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Scunthorpe and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Scunthorpe and arriving at Stansted Airport via Doncaster and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Scunthorpe and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 124 miles. The road distance is 149 miles.

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The best way to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 3h 49m and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Scunthorpe station.

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Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Doncaster station.

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The best way to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 3h 49m and costs £55 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £35 and takes 6h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 123.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 49m

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

You can take a train from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Doncaster and Peterborough in around 3h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 6h 40m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Doncaster to Leeds
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Ely to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Doncaster to Leeds
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Scunthorpe to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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 Scunthorpe to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
National Express
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Scunthorpe, Cottage Beck Road to Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Bus from Central Bus Station to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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

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Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Scunthorpe to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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