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There are 6 ways to get from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train via Cambridge North  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, The Busway Station Road to Cambridge, The Busway Cambridge North D - the busway
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$13 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Chestnut Road to Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street A - the busway / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$8 - $13

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from St Ives, Chestnut Road to The Busway station A - the busway / ...
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$11 - $50

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) 42.4 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) 42.4 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from St Ives to London Stansted Airport 42.4 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from St Ives, Chestnut Road and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Cambridge Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between St Ives and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 34 miles. The road distance is 42.4 miles.

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The best way to get from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs £10 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, depart from St Ives, Chestnut Road station.

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St Ives 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 St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 42 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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There are 188+ hotels available in London Stansted Airport (STN). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 34.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

You can take a bus from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street and Cambridge Parkside in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in the Fens
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Ives, The Busway Station Road to Cambridge, The Busway Cambridge North
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Bus from St Ives, Chestnut Road to The Busway station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Bus from St Ives, Chestnut Road to Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
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 Cambridge Parkside to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from St Ives to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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
Peterborough Cars
Phone
+44 1733 704444
Website
peterboroughcars.com
Peterborough Taxis 247
Phone
+44 1733 785102
Website
peterboroughtaxi247.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from St Ives to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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