The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Luton to Stansted will cost around £ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.
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1 h 25 m
2 h 46 m
Buses per day
Of the 18 buses that leave Luton for Stansted every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 42 km distance in an average of 2 h 46 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 25 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
You can travel by coach from Luton to Stansted with National Express for as low as £18. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Luton - Stansted coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Luton and Stansted:
There are a few coach stations in Luton to start your journey from including Luton, Bus Station, Luton, Galaxy Centre (Stop G3) and Luton, London Luton Airport. In Stansted you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Stansted, London Stansted Airport and London, Stansted Airport Coach Station.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Stansted, London Stansted Airport.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Luton and need to travel around 0.2 miles (381 m) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Stansted most often arrive at Stansted, London Stansted Airport and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from this coach station to the city centre.
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