Directions from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN)

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$135 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Heathrow Central Bus Station 202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...

$82 - $97

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN) 232.8 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to London Stansted (STN) CWL - STN

$126 - $1,001

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

You can take a train from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN) via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Heathrow Airport London in around 6 h 47 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Faro
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Reus
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Reus
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cardiff to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $45
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
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
$41
Business
$39
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Swansea and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 291 km. The road distance is 372 km.

The cheapest way to get from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which takes 3 h 49 min and costs £35 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) and arriving at Stansted Airport London via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Swansea to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.