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

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

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 18 m

Average

2 h 5 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

50 km

Cheap bus tickets from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) start from $28 with an average ticket price of $30.

The fastest bus from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) takes 1h 18m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 5m and covers a distance of 50 km.

3 buses leave London Waterloo (WAT) for London Stansted Airport (STN) every day with 2 travelling directly.

Cheapest
National Express
10:17PM1h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
11:35PMStansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station
$281One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
11:17PM1h18
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:35AMStansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station
$281One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
11:41PM3h39
London Waterloo (WAT)
03:20AMStansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station
$321One-way
1 transfer

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

distanceDistance31 miles (50 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$26 (€22)
frequencyBus frequency8 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 8 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNational Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd

Buses from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) cover the 31 miles (50 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd. Normally, there are 8 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $26 (€22), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $18 (€15).

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

Find the best buses between London Waterloo (WAT) and London Stansted Airport (STN) with Omio's travel partners National Express and Airport Bus Express Ltd from $18 (€16). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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 between London Waterloo (WAT) and London Stansted Airport (STN), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

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

  • Average Duration: 1 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: $18
  • National Express frequency: 8 a day

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

FAQs: Take the bus from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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Cheap bus tickets from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) can start from as little as $18 (€15) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is $26 (€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 Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus time is 1 h 5 min   covering the 31 mile (50 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 5: 17 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 11: 40 PM.
Yes, there are 8 direct buses a day from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
Take the London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) bus with National Express or Airport Bus Express Ltd. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey to London Stansted Airport (STN) from London Waterloo (WAT) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A day trip to London Stansted Airport (STN) from London Waterloo (WAT) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 5 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Waterloo (WAT) to London Stansted Airport (STN) by bus is January.
You have options as you can travel to London Stansted Airport (STN) from London Waterloo (WAT) 2 different ways: bus or train.

Trains departing from 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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