There are 9 ways to get from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from York to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$69 - $105

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Bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...

$35 - $52

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Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) 183.6 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$91 - $255

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$118 - $319

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport

$107 - $381

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

$136 - $386

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  4. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport

$127 - $258

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG

$115 - $441

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between York and London Stansted Airport (STN) is 154 miles. The road distance is 183.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from York to London Stansted Airport (STN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) station. However, there are services departing from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) and arriving at Stansted Airport, Coach Station via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from York to London Stansted Airport (STN). However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Stansted Airport via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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

You can take a train from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Peterborough in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from York to London Stansted Airport (STN) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway in around 7 h 51 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$39
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
$38
Business
$36
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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