There are 5 ways to get from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Halesworth to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  3. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...

$42 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Southwold, Kings Head to Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street 146 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$23 - $48

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Halesworth to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$72 - $95

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) 86.2 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from Southwold to London Stansted Airport 86.2 miles

$210 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Southwold, Kings Head and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Norwich Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Southwold and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 68 miles. The road distance is 86.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 49 min and costs £30 - £45.

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

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Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by Borderbus, depart from Southwold, Kings Head station.

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The best way to get from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs £55 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £40 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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  • Distance: 67.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Halesworth, Railway Station, Halesworth, Ipswich, and London Liverpool Street in around 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southwold to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street and Norwich Bus Station in around 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Halesworth to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
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
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Borderbus
Website
border-bus.co.uk
Bus from Southwold, Kings Head to Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
border-bus.co.uk
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Southwold, Pier to Norwich City Centre, St Stephens Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
konectbus.co.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 Norwich Bus Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southwold to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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