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

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Subway, train via Tottenham Hale  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the subway from Victoria station to Tottenham Hale station Victoria
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

£16 - £28

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Bus  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Rail Station to STANSTED Airport London National Express / ...

£5 - £10

5 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the subway from St. James's Park station to Liverpool Street station Circle
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport Stansted Express

£18 - £30

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) 38.6 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) 38.6 miles

£6 - £10

Shuttle  •  51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Westminster to London Stansted Airport

£100 - £150

Towncar  •  49 min

  1. Take a town car from Westminster to London Stansted Airport 38.6 miles

£100 - £140

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to bus which costs £5 - £10 and takes 1h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Rail Station station and arriving at STANSTED Airport London. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Westminster station to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from Victoria station and arriving at Stansted Airport via Tottenham Hale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Westminster and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 32 miles. The road distance is 38.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) without a car is to subway and train via Tottenham Hale which takes 1h 3m and costs £15 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Rail Station.

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Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Victoria station.

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Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at STANSTED Airport London station.

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Map of how to get from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

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

National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Rail Station to STANSTED Airport London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 1h 47m. Airport Bus Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria station to Tottenham Hale station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from St. James's Park station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Stansted Express
Phone
0345 600 7245
Email
customerrelations@abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
£17
First
£25
Business
£24
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £27
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
£19
First
£27
Business
£26
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 London Victoria Rail Station to STANSTED Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to London Stansted Airport Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10
Website
Airport Bus Express
Other operators
Taxi from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Westminster to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
£100 - £150
Towncar from Westminster to London Stansted Airport
Estimated price
£100 - £140

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Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) train services, operated by Stansted Express, arrive at Stansted Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN) is 39 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Westminster to London Stansted Airport (STN).

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