Cardiff to London Stansted Airport bus

Cheap bus tickets from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Oct 02

Cheapest

45

Average

65

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
07:45AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h05 01:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
451One-way
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10:45AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h15 05:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
451One-way
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08:25AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h20 02:45PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
451One-way
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10:00AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h30 04:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
451One-way
Cheapest
03:00PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h45 09:45PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
451One-way

Bus schedule from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, October 2
03:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h20 09:00AMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
05:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h00 10:40AMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
07:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens4h50 12:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
07:45AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h05 01:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
08:25AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h20 02:45PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
09:25AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h05 03:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
10:00AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h30 04:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
10:45AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h15 05:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
11:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h00 05:40PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
11:45AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h15 06:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
12:45PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h45 07:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
02:35PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h45 08:20PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
03:00PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h45 09:45PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
04:40PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h25 10:05PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
05:15PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h30 11:45PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
06:15PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h30 12:45AMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
07:45PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens6h10 01:55AMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer

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Bus times from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Oct 02

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

6 h 1 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

242 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens4h50 12:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
911One-way
2nd Fastest
05:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h00 10:40AMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
911One-way
03:40AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h20 09:00AMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
911One-way
04:40PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h25 10:05PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
921One-way
02:35PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens5h45 08:20PMLondon, Stansted Airport
1 transfer
981One-way

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Overview: Bus from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$29 (€28)
frequencyBus frequency12 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express or Megabus UK

Buses from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport cover the 149 miles (241 km) long route taking on average 6 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus UK. Normally, there are 12 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $29 (€28), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $27 (€26).

Bus companies: National Express from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport

National Express buses will get you between Cardiff and London Stansted Airport from $27 (€26). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Cardiff - London Stansted Airport bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Cardiff to London Stansted Airport bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 45 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • National Express frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to London Stansted Airport from Cardiff

Travel Tips: Take the bus to London Stansted Airport easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport.
FAQs
Bus tickets from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $27 (€26)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Cardiff to London Stansted Airport bus ticket price is on average $29 (€28)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Cardiff and London Stansted Airport by bus to be approximately 149 miles (241 km).
On average the Cardiff to London Stansted Airport bus travel time is 6 h 25 min  for the 149 miles (241 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for buses from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport, you can rely on National Express or Megabus UK to get you to London Stansted Airport. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Cardiff to London Stansted Airport journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 12 buses a day from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus departing from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport leaves at 5: 05 AM. The last bus departing from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport leaves at 6: 45 PM. You can find the latest Cardiff to London Stansted Airport bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a bus ticket from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€28) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Cardiff and London Stansted Airport are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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