There are 5 ways to get from Stansted to Embankment Station by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Mountfitchet to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Embankment Underground Station Circle

$28 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Waterloo Rail Station National Express

$15 - $24

3 alternative options

Line 7 bus, bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Stansted Mountfitchet, Railway Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras

$20 - $24

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stansted to Embankment Station 37.8 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Stansted to Embankment Station 37.8 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between Stansted, Essex, England and Embankment Station, England?

National Express operates a bus from Stansted to Embankment Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Mountfitchet to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$42
Business
$40
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Mountfitchet, Railway Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
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
$12 - $14
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stansted to Embankment Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Stansted to Embankment Station?

The distance between Stansted and Embankment Station is 49 km. The road distance is 61 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Stansted to Embankment Station?

The cheapest way to get from Stansted to Embankment Station is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Stansted to Embankment Station?

The quickest way to get from Stansted to Embankment Station is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs £130 - £160.

Is there a direct bus between Stansted and Embankment Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Stansted to Embankment Station. However, there are services departing from Stansted Mountfitchet, Palmer Close and arriving at London Waterloo Rail Station via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Stansted to Embankment Station?

It takes approximately 57 min to get from Stansted to Embankment Station, including transfers.