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Cheap train tickets from London to Stansted Mountfitchet

Showing times and prices for 24 Jul

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Stansted Mountfitchet is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Greater Anglia
10:151h03
London Liverpool Street (LST)
11:18Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£151One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Greater Anglia
08:151h06
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:21Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£151One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Greater Anglia
09:151h03
London Liverpool Street (LST)
10:18Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£151One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
09:430h54
London Liverpool Street (LST)
10:37Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£241One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:430h56
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:39Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£241One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon to Stansted Mountfitchet

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 July
Greater Anglia
08:151h06
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:21Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:430h56
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:39Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
09:151h03
London Liverpool Street (LST)
10:18Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
09:430h54
London Liverpool Street (LST)
10:37Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
10:151h03
London Liverpool Street (LST)
11:18Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
0 changes

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Train times from London to Stansted Mountfitchet

Showing times and prices for 24 Jul

Fastest Journey

54 m

Average

1 h

Trains per day

5

Distance

49 km

Of the 5 trains that leave London for Stansted Mountfitchet every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Greater Anglia
09:430h54
London Liverpool Street (LST)
10:37Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£241One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:430h56
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:39Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£241One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
10:151h03
London Liverpool Street (LST)
11:18Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£151One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
09:151h03
London Liverpool Street (LST)
10:18Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£151One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:151h06
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:21Stansted Mountfitchet station (SST)
£151One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London to Stansted Mountfitchet

distanceDistance30 miles
durationAverage train duration40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia or Bus

Trains from London to Stansted Mountfitchet cover the 30 miles long journey taking on average 40 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia or Bus. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £14, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Stansted Mountfitchet.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia and Bus trains London to Stansted Mountfitchet

Travel between London and Stansted Mountfitchet from £14 with Omio’s train partners Abellio Greater Anglia and Bus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Train information from London to Stansted Mountfitchet with Abellio Greater Anglia:

  • Average Duration: 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: £14
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 13 a day

Trains from London to Stansted

The train journey to Stansted from London runs frequently. There are 42 trains that operate between the two locations per day, making travel easy with the constant running trains, and also meaning that train tickets to Stansted Airport easy to find. The average duration for the train journey is around 51min but can vary depending on when you choose to travel. Passengers should always expect that their departing station is London Liverpool Station and will always arrive at Stansted Airport Station (SSD.)

London to Stansted Train Time: Daily Departures

There are multiple train journeys that operate per day from London to Stansted. Passengers who are looking for tickets will find that trains operate every 30min and commonly depart at 10min past the hour or 40min past the hour. The first train departs at 4:10 a.m. and the last train departs at 1:25 p.m. with approximately two trains running every hour. The regularity of these trains means that they run at a tight and reliable schedule that you can rely on.

How long is the journey by train from London to Stansted?

Reaching Stansted Afrom London can be done by a quick train journey of approximately 50min. Depending on what hours that you choose to travel, the duration of your train ride can differ. During the early hours of the morning, at 4:10 a.m. your journey will take 47min. However, during peak times your journey can take up to 59min. Those who are planning to travel in normal hours and around mid-day can expect that their journey will average at either 50min or 52min.

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What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Stansted?

Departure train station:strong> The station that will serve all of your trains to Stansted will always be from London Liverpool Street Station. This station is just 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from London’s city centre and can be reached with just a short journey on the central line. The journey will take around 7min if you catch the underground line towards West Ruislip and disembark at Bank Station. The journey is then only 4min on foot.

Arrival train station:strong> Your arrival station in Stansted will always be Stansted Airport Station (SDD) when you travel from London Liverpool Street Station. A train is the quickest option of route to reach London’s city centre from Stansted. It stands at a distance of just 34 miles (55 km) Stansted Airport Station is gifted with lots of public transport options that can take you to desired destinations of your choosing. The most common form of public transport is either by bus or use of the airport shuttle.

Which train companies travel from London to Stansted?

The only train company that offers routes from London to Stansted is Greater Anglia. Greater Anglia is not only the only company that travels the distance between the two locations, but it also only offers direct routes, making train tickets to Stansted Airport easy to find. The duration of your journey alters only in 12min from its slowest running train to its fastest running train. Passengers that travel to Stansted Airport with Greater Anglia means that they’re a customer of great service, good onboard facilities, and a provider that offers punctual and reliable travel.

Greater Anglia trains from London to Stansted

Direct trains with Greater Anglia to Stansted from London run frequently. These trains run on a tight schedule of every 30min. They will always arrive at Stansted Airport (SSD) and depart from London Liverpool Street, both of which are well located. Expect that the duration of your journey to be no more than 59min and to average at approximately 51min during mid-day. Greater Anglia is one of the leading train journeys in the UK, meaning that you’re travelling with a reliable and excellent provider.

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To Stansted by train – travel tips

There are lots of exciting attractions and opportunities that will allow you to experience Stansted in its optimism. Whilst Stansted Airport is one of the leading places that draws people into Stansted, there’s still lots to do that everyone visiting can enjoy.

If you’re visiting with children then consider some of the top attractions like Mountfitchet Castle, National Trust – Hatfield Forest, Mountfitchet Castle & Normal Village, House on the Hill Museum, The Gardens of Easton Lodge, Bishop Stortford Escape Rooms, and more. These exciting attractions that are suitable for all members of the family are easily accessible by just a quick journey by taxi or public transport from Stansted Airport Station (SSD.)

Alternatively, if you’re looking for suitable attractions in the evening whilst you’re in Stansted then enjoy either the top bars, clubs, or restaurants. Just some of the top restaurants include Brohmon, Bombay Butler, Crimson 8, Café Yeomans, The Lower Street Brasserie, The Cork House, Wood Grill, The Cock Public House, Pino Pizza & Grill, Lams, China Garden, The Margos, among others. Otherwise, you might be visiting Stansted solely for the purpose of using Stansted Airport and if you are, you have lots of suitable accommodation options during your stay. Some accommodation can be found directly on-site Stansted Airport or are only a convenient commute away.

Train London to Stansted

Services on Board

  • Greater Anglia trains offer great onboard facilities, no matter what class that you’re travelling with. Both first-class and second-class tickets are able to be purchased for your journey between the two locations. First-class passengers can benefit from extra spacious legroom, the ultimate privacy, a table at every seat, free Wi-Fi, complimentary refreshments like coffee (freshly brewed), tea (Yorkshire Tea, Earl Grey, Green Tea or Peppermint), speaking or still water, snacks (selection of pretzels or biscuits), as well as much more.

  • Greater Anglia prides themselves in their great service to all guests and going above and beyond in their efforts to accommodate passengers with reduced mobility access. Disabled assistance is available but must be booked with a minimum of 12h before travel. Passengers are allowed to bring two locations items on board the train like suitcases along with one small piece of hand luggage. However, this may be difficult during peak travel.

  • Travellers can bring up to two dogs, cats, or other small domestic animals on board providing that they don’t take up a seat. Bicycles can be brought onboard the train free of charge. However, spaces are subject to availability and your chosen time of travel.

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Stansted?

  • Passengers who are looking for cheap train tickets to Stansted Airport Station should try a variety of money-saving options to guarantee the best price for their travel. Some of the most useful tips include the fact that you should book in advance. Tickets are usually budget-friendly but you can save even more money by booking with appropriate time beforehand.

  • Alternatively, passengers should be flexible with their dates as a specific day that they choose to travel could include the price of their ticket. Changing a travel date with a difference of only a matter of days could mean that you’re able to benefit from a cheaper price of ticket. Another money-saving option is to choose from slow or connecting trains but as trains to Stansted Airport from London Liverpool Street Station are always direct, passengers are always guaranteed the best price in that respect.

FAQs: London to Stansted Mountfitchet train

FAQs: Travel by train from London to Stansted Mountfitchet easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Stansted Mountfitchet.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Stansted Mountfitchet can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Stansted Mountfitchet is £22; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Stansted Mountfitchet train time is 40 min   covering the 30 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Stansted Mountfitchet leaves at 04: 58. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Stansted Mountfitchet leaves at 23: 28.
Yes, there are 13 direct trains a day from London to Stansted Mountfitchet with Abellio Greater Anglia. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the route from London to Stansted Mountfitchet you can take a train with Abellio Greater Anglia or Bus. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between London and Stansted Mountfitchet on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 28.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Stansted Mountfitchet, located 0.3 miles (537 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Stansted Mountfitchet from London is worth doing with a journey time of 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London to Stansted Mountfitchet is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between London and Stansted Mountfitchet including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Stansted Mountfitchet

London
Stansted Mountfitchet
The major railway station for departures from London is London Liverpool Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Liverpool Street for your trip from London to Stansted Mountfitchet.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 711 4141
Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
The major train station for arrivals in Stansted Mountfitchet is Stansted Mountfitchet. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Stansted Mountfitchet for your trip to Stansted Mountfitchet from London.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 600 7245
Public transport options for Stansted Mountfitchet
Onward travel information: Local bus services
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the junction of Station Road and Church Road, next to the Kings Arms public house

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