You can get from London to Stansted by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Stansted on 24 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||30 miles (48 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£11 - £22|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £11 • 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Coach • £11 • 40 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Greater Anglia|
Take a coach or train to travel 30 miles (48 km) to Stansted from London. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Greater Anglia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from London to Stansted.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Stansted from London. You can take a coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Stansted. Tickets for a coach cost on average £11.
This is compared to other travel options to Stansted:
A coach is about £11 less than a train, which costs on average £22 for this journey.
The quickest way to travel to Stansted from London is by coach, which takes on average 40 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by train can take 47 min on average.
The distance between London and Stansted is around 30 miles (48 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Stansted is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Stansted from London as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Stansted:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Stansted, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available to Stansted from London with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Stansted as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Stansted from London.
Before travelling from London to Stansted, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking London to Stansted tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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