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Cheap train tickets from London to Stansted


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How much are train tickets from London to Stansted?

Lowest Price$23.96
Fastest Train0h 33m
Trains Per Day97
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from London to Stansted?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from London to Stansted is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from London to Stansted was $24.30. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 1 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.89 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from London to Stansted?

The distance between London and Stansted is approximately 30.82 miles, or 49.59 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 33 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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 day for trains from London to Stansted?

On Sunday trains from London to Stansted are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from London to Stansted?

Typically there are 97 schedules to compare for your trip to Stansted. One train carrier operates regular service on the London to Stansted route. Stansted Express offers the most scheduled departures between London to Stansted, usually offering 97 trips per day. 97 train trips per day are direct connections to Stansted, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from London to Stansted, which start at $9.15.

One train company connects London to Stansted

Stansted Express

Stansted Express train tickets from London to Stansted start from $23.96, and on average cost $24.66. Daily there are 97 Stansted Express schedules to Stansted. Stansted Express in London leaves from Tottenham Hale Train Station and 2 other stations. And in Stansted trains arrive at Stansted Airport Train Station,

From London to Stansted train travel on Stansted Express takes 0 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stansted faster, Stansted Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 33 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Stansted Express offers 114 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $24.30 for a one-way train ticket to Stansted.

Avg. Time
0h 47m
Avg. Price
There are 3 train stations in London with trains to Stansted. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Tottenham Hale Train Station
  • Liverpool Street Station
  • Stratford Train Station
There is one train station where trains from London arrive in Stansted:
  • Stansted Airport Train Station

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