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About Stansted Express

Stansted Express is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Stansted Express tickets by searching Wanderu.com. Overall, Stansted Express serves 6 routes, connecting 2 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Stansted Express runs an average of 209 trips per day and 2,198 trips per month. These train trips range in price from $22.79 to $23.72 based on a variety of factors.

Contact Stansted Express

Phone number: GB: 0800 028 28 78Email: [email protected]

Stansted Express Amenities

Air conditioningAir conditioning
RestroomRestroom
Power outletPower outlet
WiFiWiFi

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Stansted Express train coverage

Daily Trips209
stations4
cities2
countries1

Stansted Express Routes & Network

Stansted Express’s train network features 6 train routes that connect 2 cities serving 4 stations. On average, Stansted Express performs about 209 train trips every day. The top cities to which Stansted Express offers the highest number of daily train service include London and Stansted.

Top Cities Served by Stansted Express

CityRouteEarliest trainLatest train
Stansted54:40 am11:37 pm

Top States Served by Stansted Express

StateCities ServedDaily TripsTop city
Essex127Stansted

Most popular Stansted Express routes

Top Stansted Express routes

RouteDaily TripsDurationPrice
London to Stansted1290h 46m$23

Stansted Express Train Guide & FAQs

Do Stansted Express trains have WiFi?

Yes, Stansted Express offers WiFi on their trains. Although most trips with Stansted Express will have WiFi as advertised, some trains might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Stansted Express WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets or USB plugs on the train?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Stansted Express trains. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Stansted Express might sometimes use replacement train vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is Stansted Express's schedule?

On a typical day, Stansted Express has 209 scheduled train trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, Stansted Express does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Do you need an ID to get on the train?

Yes, Stansted Express requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the train. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

What are Stansted Express’s COVID-19 policies?

Visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide to view the most up-to-date information about Stansted Express’s cleaning protocols and adjusted ticket change policies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Are there bathrooms on Stansted Express trains?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Stansted Express trains. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or beverages available?

Stansted Express does not offer meals or beverages onboard. We recommend you bring a drink and some snacks for your trip. We also suggest packing a reusable water bottle with you to reduce your impact on the environment. However, note that most trains do not allow you to bring your own alcoholic drinks.

Do you have to print your Stansted Express ticket?

Yes, Stansted Express requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the train. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most trains.

Does Stansted Express offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

Stansted Express focuses on delivering a great travel experience at a low price and currently does not offer premium features like extra legroom or onboard entertainment. But these days, between your laptop, tablet, smartphone and e-reader, you’re the master of your own entertainment even on longer journeys.

Cheap Stansted Express tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 209 Stansted Express trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Stansted Express tickets start at just $22.79. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

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