The cheapest buses from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$33

Average

$48

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.

The average ticket from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham will cost around $ 48 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.

Cheapest
06:05AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 10:35AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$331One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:35AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 03:05PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$341One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h10 11:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$341One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:05PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h45 06:50PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$341One-way
05:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h15 09:45PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$431One-way

Timetable London Stansted Airport to Birmingham

Showing buses for tomorrow, Fri, Sep 24
06:05AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 10:35AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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07:00AMLondon, Stansted Airport5h30 12:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
08:05AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 12:35PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
09:30AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h55 02:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
10:35AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 03:05PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
11:10AMLondon, Stansted Airport5h40 04:50PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
01:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 05:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
02:05PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h45 06:50PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
04:35PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h40 09:15PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
05:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h15 09:45PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
06:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h10 11:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
09:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h05 01:05AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
10:05PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h45 02:50AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes

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Fri
Sep 24
$79Avanti West Coast
$33National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$52Cross Country
$26National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$57Avanti West Coast
$33National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$68Avanti West Coast
$31National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$68Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$68Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$62Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$58Avanti West Coast
$28National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$52Cross Country
$25National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$46Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$50Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$57Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$50Avanti West Coast
$24National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$54Avanti West Coast
$27National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$54Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$46Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Sun
Oct 10
$38Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$53Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$50Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Wed
Oct 13
$50Avanti West Coast
$23National Express

The fastest buses from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

4 h 5 m

Average

4 h 40 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

161 km

Of the 13 buses that leave London Stansted Airport for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 161 km distance in an average of 4 h 40 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h05 01:05AMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$431One-way
2nd Fastest
06:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h10 11:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$341One-way
05:30PMLondon, Stansted Airport4h15 09:45PMBirmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
$431One-way
06:05AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 10:35AMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$331One-way
08:05AMLondon, Stansted Airport4h30 12:35PMBirmingham, Coach Station
1 changes
$611One-way

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Bus Information to Birmingham from London Stansted Airport

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$29 (€23)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham cover the 100 miles (161 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $29 (€23), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $26 (€21).

Bus companies

Bus between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham with National Express

You can travel by bus from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham with National Express for as low as $26 (€21). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable bus ride from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance bus company. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express bus schedule for the London Stansted Airport to Birmingham trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming journey. You can take a bus with National Express for the 100 miles (161 km) journey between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham with prices starting as low as $26 (€21). Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap bus between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham on Omio today!

When purchasing your National Express bus tickets between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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Buses from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham
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FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets to Birmingham from London Stansted Airport cost?
Bus tickets between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $26 (€21)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham?
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the London Stansted Airport to Birmingham bus price to come in at an average of $29 (€23)  one way.
How far is London Stansted Airport to Birmingham by bus?
You should expect to travel around 100 miles (161 km)  between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham by bus.
How long is the bus ride between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham?
The bus time between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham is on average 4 h 30 min  for the 100 miles (161 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which bus providers can get me from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham?
For the best London Stansted Airport to Birmingham bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Birmingham from London Stansted Airport to compare what amenities they may offer.
Is there a direct bus from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham?
If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with National Express. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
What time is the earliest bus from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham? What time is the last bus from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham?
You can take the earliest bus from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham at 5: 05 AM   or take the last bus from London Stansted Airport to Birmingham leaving at 5: 50 PM. Look for the latest London Stansted Airport to Birmingham bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
When should I buy the London Stansted Airport to Birmingham bus for the best deals on tickets?
If you book the London Stansted Airport to Birmingham bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $29 (€23). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between London Stansted Airport and Birmingham. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Birmingham (Coach Station)
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