There are 9 ways to get from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN) by plane, train, bus, ferry or night train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to London Stansted  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Kirkwall (KOI) to London Stansted (STN) KOI - STN

$65 - $360

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Fly to London City, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Kirkwall (KOI) to London City (LCY) KOI - LCY
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$180 - $523

Fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  7 h 48 min

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

$150 - $474

Fly to Norwich, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Kirkwall (KOI) to Norwich (NWI) KOI - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport

$222 - $812

Ferry, train  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal to Scrabster Ferry Terminal Nl1
  2. Take the train from Thurso to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to London Kings Cross
  4. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$173 - $242

Ferry, train via Doncaster  •  18 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal to Scrabster Ferry Terminal Nl1
  2. Take the train from Thurso to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Doncaster
  4. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough
  5. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$185 - $277

Ferry, train via Aberdeen Ferry Terminal  •  18 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hatston, Kirkwall Orkney Hatston Ferry Terminal to Aberdeen Ferry Terminal Nl2
  2. Take the train from Aberdeen to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$141 - $221

Ferry, bus  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the ferry from Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal to Scrabster Ferry Terminal Nl1
  2. Take the bus from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) X99
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Scotland to London Golders Green
  4. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London

$106 - $134

Ferry, bus, night train  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the ferry from Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal to Scrabster Ferry Terminal Nl1
  2. Take the bus from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) X99
  3. Take the night train from Inverness to London Euston
  4. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport

$140 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to ferry and bus which costs £80 - £110 and takes 20 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to fly which costs £45 - £280 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Stromness and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 511 miles.

The best way to get from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to ferry and train which takes 17 h 7 min and costs £130 - £190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kirkwall Airport to London Stansted Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Ryanair, Loganair and easyJet offer flights from Kirkwall Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 183+ hotels available in London Stansted Airport (STN). Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 511 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland and London Stansted Airport (STN), England?

Loganair, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Stromness to London Stansted Airport (STN) hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Kirkwall to London City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Kirkwall to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Kirkwall to London City via Lerwick, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Kirkwall to London City via Glasgow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Kirkwall to London Heathrow via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Kirkwall to London Heathrow via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Kirkwall to London Heathrow via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Kirkwall to London Heathrow via Inverness
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Kirkwall to London Heathrow via Glasgow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Kirkwall to London Heathrow via Edinburgh, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Lerwick, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Glasgow, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Edinburgh, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Edinburgh, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Kirkwall to London City via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Kirkwall to Norwich via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Kirkwall to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Kirkwall to Norwich via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
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
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Thurso to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$85 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Inverness to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Aberdeen to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $190
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to London Euston
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$205
Sleeper Seat
$70 - $100
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Inverness, Scotland to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument)
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$39
Website
stagecoachbus.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Ferry operators
NorthLink Ferries
Phone
+44 845 600 0449
Email
info@northlinkferries.co.uk
Website
northlinkferries.co.uk
Ferry from Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal to Scrabster Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
northlinkferries.co.uk
Low
$18 - $22
Peak
$22 - $26
Ferry from Hatston, Kirkwall Orkney Hatston Ferry Terminal to Aberdeen Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
northlinkferries.co.uk
Low
$25 - $31
Peak
$35 - $45

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