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from Stansted to London

You can get from Stansted to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Stansted to London on 2 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:30Stansted, London Stansted Airport0h50 20:20London
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£111One-way
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19:30Stansted, London Stansted Airport0h50 20:20London
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09:30Stansted, London Stansted Airport0h50 10:20London
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18:30Stansted, London Stansted Airport0h50 19:20London
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08:30Stansted, London Stansted Airport0h50 09:20London
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Wed
1 Dec
£14Greater Anglia
£11National Express
Thu
2 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Fri
3 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£11National Express
Sat
4 Dec
£21Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Sun
5 Dec
£21Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Mon
6 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Tue
7 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Wed
8 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Thu
9 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Fri
10 Dec
£14Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Sat
11 Dec
£21Greater Anglia
£9Airport Bus Express Ltd
Sun
12 Dec
£21Greater Anglia
£11Airport Bus Express Ltd
Mon
13 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£9Airport Bus Express Ltd
Tue
14 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£9Airport Bus Express Ltd
Wed
15 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£8Airport Bus Express Ltd
Thu
16 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£8Airport Bus Express Ltd
Fri
17 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£9Airport Bus Express Ltd
Sat
18 Dec
£21Greater Anglia
£9Airport Bus Express Ltd
Sun
19 Dec
£21Greater Anglia
£9Airport Bus Express Ltd
Mon
20 Dec
£14Greater Anglia
£8Airport Bus Express Ltd
Tue
21 Dec
£12Greater Anglia
£8Airport Bus Express Ltd

Travel Tips

Travel from Stansted to London
Travel 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
How do you get from Stansted to London?

There are 2 ways to get from Stansted to London: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Stansted to London?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Stansted to London, which costs on average £11.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A coach is generally £11 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £22 from Stansted to London.

What is the fastest way to get from Stansted to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Stansted is by train with an average travel time of 49 min.

There are alternative travel options to London that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by coach can take on average 50 min.

What is the distance from Stansted to London?

You should expect to travel around 30 miles (48 km) from Stansted to London.

How many services a day are there to London from Stansted?

The average frequency per day from Stansted to London is:

  • 50 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to London from Stansted as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Stansted? Where do I arrive in London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Stansted to London:

  • Coaches most often depart from Stansted at Stansted, London Stansted Airport and arrive in London at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Trains mostly leave from Stansted Airport and tend to arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Stansted to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Stansted to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Airport Bus Express Ltd to go to London by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Airport Bus Express Ltd Stansted to London tickets on Omio for £11.
  • Greater Anglia can get you to London by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Greater Anglia from Stansted to London for £22 on Omio.
Is there a direct service to London from Stansted?

Yes, there are direct services available between Stansted and London with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with National Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Stansted to London.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Stansted and London ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Stansted to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your Stansted and London trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets to London from Stansted online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Stansted to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £11 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £22 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Stansted to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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