London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 11 m

Average

1 h 23 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

50 km

Cheap bus tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) start from $18 with an average ticket price of $24.

The fastest bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) takes 1h 11m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 23m and covers a distance of 50 km.

7 buses leave London Stansted Airport (STN) for London Waterloo (WAT) every day with 7 travelling directly.

National Express
02:15PM1h25
London Stansted Airport (STN)
03:40PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$181One-way
0 transfers
National Express
05:20AM1h17
London Stansted Airport (STN)
06:37AMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$261One-way
0 transfers
National Express
05:05PM1h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
06:40PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$261One-way
0 transfers
National Express
10:30PM1h11
London Stansted Airport (STN)
11:41PMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$261One-way
0 transfers
National Express
07:05AM1h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
08:40AMLondon Waterloo (WAT)
$261One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

distanceDistance31 miles (50 km)
durationAverage bus duration45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$25 (€22)
frequencyBus frequency13 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 12 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd

Buses from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) cover the 31 miles (50 km) long trip taking on average 45 min with our travel partners like National Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd. Normally, there are 13 buses operating per day. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $18 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $25 (€22).

Bus companies: National Express and Airport Bus Express Ltd from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Travel to London Waterloo (WAT) from London Stansted Airport (STN) from $17 (€15) with Omio’s bus partners National Express and Airport Bus Express Ltd! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: $18
  • National Express frequency: 13 a day

FAQs: Bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT)

FAQs: Take the bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT).
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) can start from as little as $18 (€16) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) is $25 (€22); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) bus travel time is 45 min   for the 31 mile (50 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 5: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 11: 30 PM.
There are 13 buses a day from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) which require at least one change with National Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the journey from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) you can take a bus with National Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month for a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to London Waterloo (WAT) is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between London Stansted Airport (STN) and London Waterloo (WAT) including taking a bus or train.

Trains arriving to London Waterloo

Distance from London Waterloo to city center
Distance from London Waterloo to city center
1.2 miles (2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: A wide range of shops including convenience store, supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent, bookseller, clothing, gifts, travel accessories and passport photobooth.
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: There is step free access from the main concourse to all platforms, shops and facilities. Step free exits are exit 1 (Station approach), exit 2 (with a lift to Waterloo Road and lift access to the London Underground Jubilee line), and exit 3 for taxis and onward travel towards the South Bank. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket machines are located at various locations on the main concourse and are accessible to wheelchair users. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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