London Stansted Airport
Bassingbourn Road, Essex CM24 1QW, United Kingdom
IATA airport code: STN
Also known as Stansted Airport.
Where is London Stansted Airport?
London Stansted Airport is located northeast of London, not far from the M11 motorway. If approaching from the direction of London, use Junction 8a. If approaching from the direction of Cambridge, use Junction 8. After taking the exit follow the signs for the airport. London Stansted Airport is together with Dublin Airport the main base for budget airline Ryanair.
What is the distance from London Stansted Airport to the centre of London?
From the airport it takes about an hour to reach the centre of London, assuming it is not too busy on the roads in and around London. The distance is 39 miles (63 kilometres).
Which airlines fly to and from London Stansted Airport?
- British Airways
- Pegasus Airlines
How to get from London Stansted Airport to London?
Train transportation – Stansted Express (London, Liverpool Street Station)
The Stansted Express is the fastest and most expensive travel option out there, the train takes 47 minutes to get to and from Liverpool Street Station. This railway and metro station is located in London’s city centre. If you have to be in the northern part of London, then it is better to get off at Tottenham Hale Station, the journey time is 36 minutes. Both stations are connected to the London Underground network. Stansted Express runs every 15 minutes between London Stansted Airport and the city. Below are the prices for a ticket to and from Liverpool Street Station; a train ride to and from Tottenham Hale Station is slightly cheaper. A return ticket is valid for 30 days and children up to 4 years can travel free of charge. It is wiser to buy tickets online through the website of Stansted Express, fares are low if booked up to 7 days (£ 12.00) and 30 days (£ 8.00) in advance. Please consult website and timetable Stansted Express for more information.
|Adults||£ 19||£ 32|
|Children, 5 up to 15 years||£ 9.50||£ 16|
Bus transportation – National Express (London, stations Victoria, Liverpool Street and Stratford)
At London Stansted Airport three bus operators have a presence, namely National Express, Stansted Citylink (Metroline) and Airport Bus Express (Autostradale). Terravision was the cheapest alternative of the bus services, but lost the right to operate from the airport. From the coach operators National Express offers the most connections and highest frequency: Route A6 to Victoria Station (every 15 minutes), Route A8 to Liverpool Street Station (every 20 minutes) and Route A9 to Stratford Station (every 30 minutes). The journey times by bus route A6, bus route A8 and bus route A9 are respectively 85-100 minutes, 65-85 minutes and 45-60 minutes. Route A6 to London Victoria is the most popular among travellers, travel time to and from the airport is 1 hour and 45 minutes. Tickets can be bought online, at the airport and the bus stops. Prices are variable, a single ticket costs £ 5.00 to £ 12.00. Return tickets are relatively cheaper, in addition you can save money if you book welll in advance through the National Express website. Children up to 2 years can travel free when accompanied by an adult. Please consult buses to and from London Stansted Airport and website National Express for more information.
|Adults||£ 12||£ 18|
|Children, 3 up to 15 years||£ 6||£ 9|
How much does a taxi cost from your front door to London Stansted Airport?
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How much is the taxi fare to and from London?
In front of the airport building you will see mostly taxis of 24×7 Stansted, the official private transport provider at London Stansted Airport. Of course there are taxis available from other providers as well. A taxi from London Stansted Airport to the centre of London will cost £ 100 on average. Make a taxi reservation London Stansted Airport through TaxiTender, an online booking platform for reliable and reasonable priced airport transfers.
What car rental companies are present at London Stansted Airport?
There are eight providers of rental cars: Hertz, Avis, Europcar, Budget, National, Alamo, Enterprise and Sixt. Compare prices of well-known car rental companies and local suppliers at London Stansted Airport through EasyTerra Car Rental, save time and book online.
What are the car parking prices at London Stansted Airport?
London Stansted Airport offers travellers the following parking options: Short Stay Parking, Mid Stay Parking and Long Stay Parking. Only Short Stay Parking is within walking distance of the terminal, while for other parking options you can use the free courtesy bus service. The buses leave from Mid Stay Parking every 10 minutes, from Long Stay Parking maximum waiting time is 15 minutes. You can also opt for the more expensive options Meet & Greet and Meet & Greet Plus, parking here is only possible after making a reservation through the official website. Online booking is the cheapest anyway, especially if you book a parking spot at JetParks. Please check out the full list of parking prices London Stansted Airport.
|Parking prices||Short Stay||Mid Stay||Long Stay|
|60 minutes||£ 7||£ 0||£ 20|
|1 day||£ 40||£ 22||£ 20|
|2 days||£ 80||£ 44||£ 40|
|3 days||£ 120||£ 66||£ 60|
|1 week||£ 280||£ 154||£ 133|
|2 weeks||£ 560||£ 308||£ 266|
|3 weeks||£ 840||£ 462||£ 399|
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