How to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN)

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Victoria
  2. Stansted Express

$28 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  1 h 15 min

  1. National Express

$9 - $15

6 alternative options

Bus Stansted Citylink  •  2 h 14 min

  1. 390 / ...

$17

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. 38.7 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  49 min

  1. 38.7 miles

$8 - $12

Shuttle  •  51 min

$140 - $200

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. 38.7 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  49 min

  1. 38.7 miles

$120 - $170

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

National Express operates a bus from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
49 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
$310 - $430
Taxi from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $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
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Westminster to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Towncar from Westminster to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Westminster and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 52 km. The road distance is 62 km.

The cheapest way to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £140 - £170.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Waterloo Rail Station and arriving at Stansted Airport London. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.