Cheap train tickets from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£12

Average

£29

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 Airport will cost around £ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 12.

Cheapest
20:16Peterborough1h25 21:41Stansted Airport
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£121One-way
Cheapest
21:16Peterborough1h25 22:41Stansted Airport
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£121One-way
10:12Peterborough1h29 11:41Stansted Airport
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£151One-way
12:15Peterborough1h26 13:41Stansted Airport
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£151One-way
08:19Peterborough1h25 09:44Stansted Airport
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£281One-way

Train schedule Peterborough to Stansted Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 27 May
08:19Peterborough1h25 09:44Stansted Airport
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08:42Peterborough1h42 10:24Stansted Airport
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08:45Peterborough2h15 11:00Stansted Airport
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09:41Peterborough1h43 11:24Stansted Airport
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10:12Peterborough1h29 11:41Stansted Airport
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10:45Peterborough1h39 12:24Stansted Airport
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10:50Peterborough2h24 13:14Stansted Airport
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11:42Peterborough1h42 13:24Stansted Airport
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12:15Peterborough1h26 13:41Stansted Airport
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12:44Peterborough1h40 14:24Stansted Airport
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12:47Peterborough2h13 15:00Stansted Airport
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13:41Peterborough1h43 15:24Stansted Airport
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14:16Peterborough1h25 15:41Stansted Airport
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14:41Peterborough1h43 16:24Stansted Airport
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14:48Peterborough2h29 17:17Stansted Airport
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15:16Peterborough2h01 17:17Stansted Airport
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15:41Peterborough1h43 17:24Stansted Airport
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16:20Peterborough1h21 17:41Stansted Airport
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16:30Peterborough2h18 18:48Stansted Airport
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16:50Peterborough2h12 19:02Stansted Airport
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17:10Peterborough2h23 19:33Stansted Airport
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17:16Peterborough2h17 19:33Stansted Airport
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18:13Peterborough1h28 19:41Stansted Airport
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18:30Peterborough2h30 21:00Stansted Airport
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18:46Peterborough2h14 21:00Stansted Airport
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19:11Peterborough2h37 21:48Stansted Airport
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19:16Peterborough1h58 21:14Stansted Airport
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19:42Peterborough1h42 21:24Stansted Airport
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20:16Peterborough1h25 21:41Stansted Airport
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21:16Peterborough1h25 22:41Stansted Airport
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21:28Peterborough2h45 00:13Stansted Airport
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27 May
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28 May
£15Cross Country
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29 May
£29London North Eastern Railway
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30 May
£15Cross Country
Tue
31 May
£12Cross Country
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£15Cross Country
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£26London North Eastern Railway
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£26London North Eastern Railway
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£15Cross Country
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£30Greater Anglia
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£12Cross Country
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£30Greater Anglia
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£30Cross Country
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£25London North Eastern Railway
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£29London North Eastern Railway
Wed
15 Jun
£12Cross Country

Fastest train times from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 21 m

Average

1 h 54 m

Trains per day

31

Distance

84 km

Of the 31 trains that leave Peterborough for Stansted Airport every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 84 km distance in an average of 1 h 54 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 45 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.

Fastest
16:20Peterborough1h21 17:41Stansted Airport
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£281One-way
20:16Peterborough1h25 21:41Stansted Airport
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£121One-way
08:19Peterborough1h25 09:44Stansted Airport
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£281One-way
14:16Peterborough1h25 15:41Stansted Airport
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£281One-way
21:16Peterborough1h25 22:41Stansted Airport
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£121One-way

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Overview: Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

distanceDistance51 miles (83 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia, Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or Thameslink

Trains from Peterborough to Stansted Airport cover the 51 miles (83 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 29 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia, Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or Thameslink. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £16.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Peterborough to Stansted Airport

You can travel by train to Stansted Airport from Peterborough with CrossCountry for as low as £12. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Peterborough and Stansted Airport you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Peterborough - Stansted Airport train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Peterborough and Stansted Airport, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Peterborough to Stansted Airport trip. You can expect to travel around 51 miles (83 km) to Stansted Airport from Peterborough on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets to Stansted Airport from Peterborough starting as low as £12 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Peterborough to Stansted Airport train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 45 min
  • Average Price: £12
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

Travel by train to Stansted Airport 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 Peterborough to Stansted Airport.
FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train to Stansted Airport from Peterborough?

You can find a cheap train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport for some dates and times for as low as £12  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Peterborough to Stansted Airport train price to come in at an average of £16  one way.

What is the distance to Stansted Airport from Peterborough via train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Peterborough to Stansted Airport via train to be approximately 51 miles (83 km).

What is the average Peterborough to Stansted Airport train duration?

The Peterborough to Stansted Airport train duration is on average 1 h 29 min, which is to be expected when travelling 51 miles (83 km) from Peterborough to Stansted Airport. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Which train providers should I travel with from Peterborough to Stansted Airport?

Take the Peterborough to Stansted Airport train with Greater Anglia, Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Peterborough to Stansted Airport as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any Peterborough to Stansted Airport direct train services?

Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Peterborough to Stansted Airport with Cross Country, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.

How many train services are there from Peterborough to Stansted Airport a day?

The average number of trains departing Peterborough for Stansted Airport is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Peterborough to Stansted Airport?

The earliest train for this trip departs from Peterborough at 07: 13. The last train leaves from Peterborough at 18: 13. Check Omio for the latest train times from Peterborough to Stansted Airport and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase Peterborough to Stansted Airport train tickets to get the best deals?

If you book Peterborough to Stansted Airport train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £16. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Peterborough and Stansted Airport. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.