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

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  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from West Hampstead to Highbury & Islington
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

$29 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Finchley Road and Frognal to Stansted Airport London National Express

$9 - $16

5 alternative options

Bus Stansted Citylink  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London King's Cross St. Pancras to Stansted Airport, Coach Station

$19 - $50

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) 39.5 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) 39.5 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport 39.5 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  48 min

  1. Take an Uber from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) 39.5 miles

$120 - $170

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

You can take a train from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Highbury & Islington, Highbury & Islington Underground Station, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, and Tottenham Hale in around 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Finchley Road and Frognal to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stansted Citylink
Phone
0330 123 2004
Website
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Bus from London King's Cross St. Pancras to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stanstedcitylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$120 - $170
uberACCESS
$130 - $180
uberASSIST
$130 - $180
uberX
$130 - $180
uberXL
$180 - $260
UberEXEC
$190 - $270
UberLUX
$320 - $430
Taxi from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between West Hampstead and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 49 km. The road distance is 63 km.

The cheapest way to get from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs £140 - £170.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Finchley Road and Frognal and arriving at Stansted Airport London. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from West Hampstead to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.