London Stansted Airport. What Are The Cheap Airport Transfers?

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London Stansted Airport along with conveniently transfers such as Trains, taxis and buses from or to London

Stansted Airport London

London Stansted Airport built for World War 2 but reopened in 1991. 5 years later in 1996 became a commercial airport. Stansted is one of the UK’s international airports in Essex. Ryanair, EasyJet, Germanwings, Aurigny, Flybe and some other European Airlines using the airport. Flying to over 200 destinations in 40 countries makes Stansted one of the busiest airports in London. In 2018, Stansted Airport gave service to over 27 million passengers.

How far is Stansted Airport from London?

The airport is approximately 38 miles (67 KM) away from Central London, and it is London’s third major airport.

Stansted Airport Transfers

Select from transfer options such as bus coach, train, shuttle and taxis and get in central London in one hour.  The transfer options are: Trains, Buses, shuttle and Taxis.


One of the Cheap Airport Transfers options it could be the trains. Same as Gatwick Express, the Stansted Express runs from Liverpool Street station towards the airport every 15 minutes. The journey takes about 50 – 60 minutes to reach the airport. From the Stansted Airport to London also the same service is also available.

How much does the train from London to Stansted Airport cost?

Train tickets from Liverpool Street Station to Stansted Airport starts from £18. 90.  However, if you make early booking, you might purchase the ticket cheaper.  The time of day, class of booking and the routs might affect the price. The cheapest advance tickets (First Class & Standard) are available to book 24 weeks before your departure date.

Can I buy a train ticket at Stansted Airport?

Yes, you can buy your tickets online, ticket machines or help desk in the station. But costs might be high on the day of traveling. To save money, we recommend pre-booking online.

Do I need to print the Stansted Express ticket?

No. Printing your ticket not required. Because if you have the ticket on your Stansted Airport app or able to provide the ticket number and the email address that you used to book the ticket that would be fine.

The first train from Liverpool Street station towards the airport departs at 3:40 am. But, if you are staying in north London, the Tottenham Hale Station might be a better option for you.  The below 

Getting to Stansted Airport by Bus or Coach:

Coaches are available from Victoria Coach station to Stansted Airport. The coach’s routes are passing from Baker Street, Stratford and other 38 pickup point destinations. Every day, they run almost 140 bus services to the Stansted Airport and return.

Fast, frequent coaches run from Stansted to London destinations, including Liverpool StreetVictoriaStratfordBaker Street and other central London destinations. The ticket cost is a low price and all buses have a coach station at the airport to come to London. You can just ask for direction from the information desk at the airport.

Cost of tickets for getting to the Stansted Airport with Buses:

The normal cost with coaches to the Stansted Airport is £16 per person. However, sometimes from the airportLondon Stansted Airport Transfer to London, you might just pay £6, but limited sits are available for this offer. If you book your ticket in advance, you could use special offers and discounts.
Stansted Airport has 24 hours of taxi services. The cost is different and depends on several passengers and destinations in London.

If you contact us, we can give you a flat rate for your journey, and we do our best to get you the cheapest price possible for your journey.

What if you have an early flight from London Stansted Airport?

If you have an early morning flight and use the trains, you have two options to reach the Liverpool Street Station to start your journey to the airport.

Taxis: To book a taxi you can contact us and if you are happy with the cost, just book it.  Our Taxi will be with you right on time to take you to the station. Also, we offer a pickup service from the airport. Otherwise, ask your hotel reception to arrange a taxi for you. But we promise that we can offer very cheap airport transfers. You don’t pay in advance (except pickup service from the airport) just pay to the driver. Card payment for the admission charge is available.

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Night Buses: This would be another option with some difficulties. Especially if you have children or the number of luggage.

If your flight is during the day or at night, which gives you more time, then the option is more to find a cheap airport transport. You can use the fast underground (Tube) or normal London Red Buses to reach Liverpool Street Station. to find out for the bus number you need to go to Plan your Journey page.

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