Stansted Airport To London

Stansted Airport to London

Travelling to London from Stansted Airport is easy, thanks to affordable fantastic rail and road links. Explore how you can travel from the airport to London below.

By Train

The quickest route by rail is the Stansted Express train, which runs every 15 minutes, seven days a week. Prices start from £8.00 for one way tickets bought in advance.

The Stansted Express stops at Liverpool Street and Tottenham Hale stations, which have access to the London Underground and Network Rail network.

The journey from Stansted Airport to Central London takes 47 minutes, or 36 minutes to Tottenham Hale Underground Station. The train station at the airport is only a 2 minute walk from the terminal and is easily accessible.

By Hire Car

Stansted Airport is located 40 miles outside of Central London, you may have to pay for a congestion charge. The congestion charge is £11.50 for driving in the congestion zone between 7:00am and 6:00pm, Monday to Friday.

By Coach

At the airport are a variety of National Express coach services that go across London. Journey times are as little as 50 minutes, with fares starting from £5.00.

Service Destination Regularity Duration
National Express A6 London Paddington Every 15 minutes 58 - 98 minutes
National Express A7 London Victoria Every 15 minutes 75 - 100 minutes
National Express A8 London Liverpool Street Every 20 minutes 65 - 85 minutes
National Express A9 London Stratford Every 30 minutes 45 - 60 minutes
Airport Bus Express London Bridge and Stratford Every 30 minutes 70 - 85 minutes
Airport Bus Express London Victoria Every 30 minutes 95 minutes

By Taxi

To get yourself into Central London quickly and comfortably, a taxi is ideal. Taxis at Stansted are available 24/7. A taxi from the airport to Central London for 1 - 4 people costs around £99.00, depending on where you're going.

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Stansted Airport Information

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