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from Stansted to York

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

Our recommendation

To get from Stansted to York on 23 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:13Stansted Mountfitchet4h18 14:31York
3 changes
05:15London, Stansted Airport9h08 14:23York
2 changes
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14:13Stansted Mountfitchet4h19 18:32York
3 changes
11:13Stansted Mountfitchet4h19 15:32York
3 changes
13:13Stansted Mountfitchet4h20 17:33York
3 changes

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Travel Information from Stansted to York

distanceDistance151 miles (244 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£37 - £87
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £37 • 6 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £87 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Loganair or London North Eastern Railway

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 151 miles (244 km) to York from Stansted. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £37. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, Loganair or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Stansted to York.

Travel Tips: Travel from Stansted to York

Travel to York 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 York.

How do I travel to York from Stansted?

There are 3 ways to get from Stansted to York: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Stansted to York?

The cheapest way from Stansted to York is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £37 compared to other travel options to York:

A coach is £50 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Stansted to York costing on average £87.

A coach is about £8 less than a train, which costs on average £45 for this route.

What is the quickest way from Stansted to York?

The fastest way to get to York from Stansted is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 4 min   on average.

How far is York from Stansted?

The Stansted to York distance is approximately 151 miles (244 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Stansted to York?

The average frequency per day from Stansted to York is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Stansted and York as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Stansted to York?

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

  • Coaches from Stansted to York most often leave from Stansted, London Stansted Airport and arrive in York, Train Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Stansted at Stansted Airport and arrive in York at York.

Which travel operators can get me from Stansted to York?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Stansted to York:

  • You can go to York from Stansted by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £37 with National Express from Stansted to York on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane to York from Stansted with Loganair, and you can find Loganair Stansted to York tickets for £87 on Omio.
  • You can go to York from Stansted by train with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for £45 with London North Eastern Railway from Stansted to York on Omio.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Stansted and York ends?

Your journey from Stansted to York doesn't have to end in York. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Edinburgh to your Stansted to York trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from York today!

How early should I book Stansted to York tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £37 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £87 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £45 one way.

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

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