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Luton to Stansted bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$20.10
Shortest Duration1h 20m
Trips per day10
bus carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Luton to Stansted cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Luton to Stansted were $28.70.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Luton to Stansted is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Luton to Stansted?

The distance between Luton and Stansted is approximately 26.39 miles, or 42.45 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 2 hours and 36 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Luton to Stansted?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Luton to Stansted by bus is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Saturday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Luton to Stansted?

On average there are 10 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Luton to Stansted, with an average of 9.5 trips per day and 9.5 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Luton to Stansted. Of the 10 trips there are 6 trips that are direct connections to Stansted.

1 carriers offer Luton to Stansted bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Luton to Stansted from $15.47. There are 9.5 trips per day offered by National Express from Luton to Stansted and you can expect on average to pay $22.65 for a National Express ticket to Stansted. In Luton, National Express departs to Stansted from Luton Airport and 2 other stations. In Stansted, National Express arrives at Stansted Airport,

An average trip on National Express from Luton to Stansted takes 2 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Stansted in 1 hours and 20 minutes,

Avg. Time
2h 36m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Stansted will depart from these stations in Luton:
  • Luton Airport
  • Bus Station
  • Challney
Buses from Luton arrive in Stansted at one main station:
  • Stansted Airport

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