There are 9 ways to get from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$133 - $191

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Bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockport to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London National Express

$27 - $38

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 59 min

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

$73 - $155

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport

$123 - $191

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) 187.9 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  4 h 36 min

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

$92 - $284

Fly to Southend, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$111 - $352

Fly to Cambridge, bus, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

$89 - $406

Fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$101 - $223

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £20 - £29 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which costs £100 - £150 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Stockport and arriving at Stansted Airport London via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Stockport and arriving at Stansted Airport via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Stockport and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 147 miles. The road distance is 187.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £100 - £150.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 146.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stockport to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Golders Green in around 5 h 56 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
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 Stockport to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Stockport to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Emmanuel Street (St Andrew's Street) to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway Regent Street to The Busway Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Whippet Coaches
Website
go-whippet.co.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
go-whippet.co.uk
C G Myall & Son
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Cambridge, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son

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