Stansted to London train

Cheap train tickets from Stansted to London

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£14

Average

£17

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.

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08:22Stansted Mountfitchet0h58 09:20London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way
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08:53Stansted Mountfitchet0h57 09:50London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way
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09:53Stansted Mountfitchet0h52 10:45London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way
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09:24Stansted Mountfitchet0h51 10:15London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way
09:03Stansted Mountfitchet0h50 09:53London Liverpool Street
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£211One-way

Train schedule Stansted to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
08:19Stansted Mountfitchet0h51 09:10London Liverpool Street
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08:22Stansted Mountfitchet0h58 09:20London Liverpool Street
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08:53Stansted Mountfitchet0h57 09:50London Liverpool Street
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09:03Stansted Mountfitchet0h50 09:53London Liverpool Street
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09:24Stansted Mountfitchet0h51 10:15London Liverpool Street
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09:53Stansted Mountfitchet0h52 10:45London Liverpool Street
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Fastest train times from Stansted to London

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

53 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

49 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Stansted for London every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:03Stansted Mountfitchet0h50 09:53London Liverpool Street
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£211One-way
09:24Stansted Mountfitchet0h51 10:15London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way
08:19Stansted Mountfitchet0h51 09:10London Liverpool Street
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£211One-way
09:53Stansted Mountfitchet0h52 10:45London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way
08:53Stansted Mountfitchet0h57 09:50London Liverpool Street
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£141One-way

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Overview: Train from Stansted to London

distanceDistance30 miles
durationAverage train duration43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency37 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 37 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia

Trains from Stansted to London cover the 30 miles long journey taking on average 43 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 37 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in London Victoria.

Trains from Stansted to London

Travellers arriving at Stansted Airport in Essex can use frequent direct rail connections from the airport station to reach central London seven days a week, the quickest transfer option from the terminal to the city.  Journey times for the express services from the airport to London Liverpool Street are a little under an hour, with direct departure times ranging from very early in the morning to after midnight, meaning there is usually a train to coincide with every flight arrival.

Which train companies travel from Stansted to London?

Greater Anglia, the main rail operator in the east of England, provides the Stansted Express service from Stansted to London Liverpool Street Station. Although direct services are frequent, some additional indirect journeys are possible by taking CrossCountry Trains from Stansted and changing once en route at Audley End.

How long is the train from Stansted to London?

The fastest journey time with Greater Anglia on the 40-mile route south from Stansted to central London is 49 minutes, although most services take about five to ten minutes longer. Indirect journeys with a change at Audley End usually take just over an hour to reach Liverpool Street.

How many trains are there from Stansted to London?

The Greater Anglia Stansted Express daily timetable begins very early in the morning and offers direct departures to London every 15 minutes throughout the day and evening. The final service to London leaves the airport station just after midnight.  Additional indirect services depart roughly every hour.

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

Departure train station: Stansted Airport Station is located in front of the departures and arrivals halls, adjacent to the bus station, which has local and national bus connections. The platforms are a short walk from the airport passenger terminus, which has a wide range of cafes and restaurants, gift shops, business facilities and free WiFi.

Arrival train station: London Liverpool Street Station is located on the east side of central London with public transport connections available on numerous bus routes and four Underground lines from the nearby Tube station. The main passenger concourse has a shopping mall, fast food restaurants, supermarkets, a pharmacy and newsagents.

Travel Tips: Trains from Stansted to London

Travel by train to London 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 Stansted to London.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Stansted and London for the next 7 days starting from £12  one way.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Stansted to London train prices are on average £17  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to London from Stansted via train to be approximately 30 miles.
The train time from Stansted to London is on average 43 min  for the 30 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Stansted by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Stansted to London, you can choose to depart from train stations like Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. Your trip can end in train stations such as London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Stansted Airport   and arrive in London Victoria.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Stansted Airport and need to travel around 5 miles (8.1 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the best Stansted to London train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Stansted to London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 37 direct trains a day between Stansted and London. If you’re looking for a direct train from Stansted to London, consider travelling with Greater Anglia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
The average number of trains departing Stansted for London is 37 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Stansted to London leaves at 07: 19. The last train departing from Stansted to London leaves at 23: 39. You can find the latest Stansted to London train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Stansted to London is on average £17 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Stansted to London available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Stansted for your journey to London.
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ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Public transport options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
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ParkingParking
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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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