There are 7 ways to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train via Tottenham Hale  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Swanley to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$39 - $46

Cheapest option

Line 286 bus, line 108 bus, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 286 bus from Sidcup Station Station Road to Charlton, Westerdale Road 286
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Charlton, Westerdale Road to Bow Church DLR 108
  3. Take the bus from London Bow to Stansted Airport London

$14 - $20

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Swanley to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$39 - $46

Line 233 bus, line 161 bus, bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 233 bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Eltham Bus Station 233
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Eltham Station Sherard Road to North Greenwich Station 161 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport A21

$21 - $24

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) 44.3 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) 44.3 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Swanley to London Stansted Airport 44.3 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £160 - £190 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Sidcup Station Station Road, Charlton, Westerdale Road and London Bow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Swanley and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 34 miles. The road distance is 44.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £29 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Sidcup Station Station Road.

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The best way to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £29 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 286 bus and line 108 bus and bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Swanley 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 Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 44 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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Map of how to get from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Sidcup Station Station Road, Charlton, Westerdale Road, Bow Church DLR, and London Bow in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Swanley to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from Swanley to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Swanley to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sidcup Station Station Road to Charlton, Westerdale Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charlton, Westerdale Road to Bow Church DLR
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Eltham Station Sherard Road to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 London Bow to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Eltham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from Swanley to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Swanley to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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