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 Peterborough to Stansted will cost around £ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.
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1 h 22 m
1 h 29 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Peterborough for Stansted every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 81 km distance in an average of 1 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 22 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 43 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.
|Distance||50 miles (80 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 25 min|
|Average train ticket price||£13 (€15)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country or Greater Anglia|
Trains from Peterborough to Stansted cover the 50 miles (80 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 25 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £13, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Stansted Airport.
Find the best trains from Peterborough to Stansted with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £11. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Peterborough to Stansted you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets from Peterborough to Stansted, check out Omio! With one-way Peterborough to Stansted train ticket prices starting as low as £11 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Stansted from Peterborough by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train timetables and tickets for this 50 miles (80 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets from Peterborough to Stansted in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Peterborough to Stansted on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets from Peterborough to Stansted don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
CrossCountry Trains provide direct trains from Peterborough to Stansted Airport. The first train leaves just after 7:00 a.m. with hourly departures throughout the day. The final direct connection leaves Peterborough around 9:20 p.m. Most journeys take around an hour and 20 minutes to reach the airport. There are no direct trains on Sunday mornings, and journeys require changes at Finsbury Park and Tottenham Hale. The first direct service on Sundays is around 1.15 p.m.
Departure Station: Peterborough station is situated a short walk west of the old city centre and cathedral. The main bus station is a five minute walk away in the Queensgate Centre. There is a taxi rank in the station forecourt by the front entrance.
Arrival Station: Stansted Airport railway station is situated in front of the arrivals terminal, one level down. The airport bus station, serving National Express routes and local connections, is a five minute walk away. Taxis are available from ranks adjacent to the bus terminus.
Omio customers book a train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Peterborough, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Peterborough. The most popular arrival train station in Stansted, called Stansted Airport, is located around 2 mile (s) / 4 km away from its city centre.
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