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National Express to Nottingham from Stansted

You can travel by bus from Stansted to Nottingham with National Express for as low as $26 (€22). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best 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 Stansted - Nottingham 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.

  • Average Price: $26

When purchasing your National Express bus tickets from Stansted to Nottingham, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
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  • 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.

Buses from Stansted to Nottingham

Vacationers or business travelers landing at London Stansted Airport and looking for onward travel to the Midlands city can take direct buses from Stansted to Nottingham twice a day. Indirect connections from Stansted requiring one change of bus en route provide plenty of additional travel options. Direct services from Stansted depart in early morning and early afternoon, taking around four hours to reach Nottingham. Indirect connections offer a greater choice of departure times but can take much longer.

Which bus companies travel from Stansted to Nottingham?

UK national bus provider National Express has direct and indirect connections from Stansted to Nottingham. The company's indirect routes operate via London Golders Green or Victoria Coach Station, Luton Airport, or Milton Keynes Coachway.

How long is the bus from Stansted to Nottingham?

The quickest bus service from Stansted Airport to Nottingham is the afternoon direct connection which takes three hours and 45 minutes to cover the 115 mile road route north-west to Nottingham. At weekends the same service takes four hours. Morning direct departures to Nottingham take 15 minutes longer, while the fastest indirect service takes four hours and 30 minutes.

How many buses are there from Stansted to Nottingham?

The daily timetable offers two direct National Express buses from Stansted Airport to Nottingham seven days a week, with early morning and early afternoon departure times. There are also 18-20 indirect journeys daily requiring one change, with a variety of routes including via London, Luton or Milton Keynes. Departure times for indirect buses range from very early morning to just before midnight.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Stansted to Nottingham?

Departure bus station: All buses depart from Stansted Airport. The Stansted bus terminus is close to the airport arrivals hall, with local bus services offering regular links from Stansted Mountfitchet and Bishop's Stortford and train connections from the adjacent station. The airport terminal has plentiful stores, bars, fast-food restaurants and car rental desks.

Arrival bus station: Passengers will alight at Nottingham Station Street, next to the central rail station in the heart of the city, with trams and local buses available from nearby stops on Carrington Street. The area around the bus terminus has numerous cafes, stores and taxi stands.

Travel Tips

Buses from Stansted to Nottingham
Take the bus to Nottingham 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 Stansted to Nottingham.
How much does a cheap bus between Stansted and Nottingham cost?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Nottingham from Stansted for as low as $26 (€22)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket between Stansted and Nottingham?
If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Stansted to Nottingham bus price to come in at an average of $28 (€23)  one way.
How many miles is it from Stansted to Nottingham by bus?
The distance to Nottingham from Stansted by bus is approximately 92 miles (148 km).
What is the Stansted to Nottingham bus travel time?
The bus time between Stansted and Nottingham is on average 5 h 20 min  for the 92 miles (148 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Stansted and Nottingham by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Stansted goes to Nottingham? What bus station do I come into Nottingham from Stansted?

There are a few bus stations in Stansted to start your route from including Stansted, London Stansted Airport and London, Stansted Airport Coach Station. In Nottingham you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Nottingham, Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07) and Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop F4).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Stansted Airport   and arrive in Nottingham.

Where is the bus station in Stansted to go to Nottingham? Where is the bus station in Nottingham located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Stansted Airport and need to travel around 2 mile (s) / 4 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Nottingham most often arrive at Nottingham and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this bus station to the city center.

Which bus providers can take me to Nottingham from Stansted?
Take the Stansted to Nottingham bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey from Stansted to Nottingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets from Stansted to Nottingham for the best deals?
If you purchase the Stansted to Nottingham bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $28 (€23). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Stansted to Nottingham. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.