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Buses from Stansted to Watford

Stansted Airport is a popular London hub for budget flights and short-haul European connections, with very good public transport connections across the country. buses from Stansted to Watford operate seven days a week,  offering an economical alternative to rail travel for the trip from the terminal to the Hertfordshire town, popular with visitors to the Harry Potter Studios. Journeys from Stansted require one change en route, at Heathrow Airport, with the fastest trips taking around three hours to reach Watford. Departure times include morning, afternoon and evening services. 

Which bus companies travel from Stansted to Watford?

National Express, the UK's national bus company, provides indirect connections from Stansted Airport to the bus terminus at Watford Junction Station. Journeys require one change en route, at Heathrow Airport. 

How long is the bus from Stansted to Watford?

The fastest journey time for the bus journey from Stansted to Watford is the evening departure with National Express, taking two hours and 54 minutes to complete the 42-mile route south-west via Heathrow Airport. Most connections take between three and 30 minutes longer to reach the Hertfordshire town.

How many buses are there from Stansted to Watford?

The National Express weekday schedule offers 13  buses from  Stansted to Watford daily, with the schedule beginning with a first bus from the airport leaving at 4:00 a.m. Departures continue roughly every two hours throughout the morning and afternoon, with a final departure to Watford around mid-evening. Saturday schedules offer ten services to Watford while on Sundays there are seven connections. 

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

Departure bus station: Stansted Airport bus Station is situated close to the airport arrivals hall,  next to the railroad station, with local bus services offering short connections to Bishop's Stortford and Stansted Mountfitchet. The bus station has a coffee shop and vending machines, while facilities at the airport terminal include restaurants, pubs, newsagents, cafes and free WiFi. 

Arrival bus station:  Watford Junction Station is located on the north side of the town centre, with buses stopping at the transport interchange with the railroad station and numerous local buses stopping at the stands on Woodford Road, serving the town centre and Harry Potter Studios. Facilities at the station include a cafe, bakery, coffee kiosk, newsagent and cab rank.

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Buses from Stansted to Watford
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How far is Watford from Stansted by bus?
The Stansted to Watford bus distance is approximately 30 miles (49 km).
What station does the bus from Stansted to Watford depart from? Which Watford bus station do I come into from Stansted?

When taking the bus between Stansted and Watford, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Stansted, London Stansted Airport and London, Stansted Airport Coach Station. Your route can end in bus stations such as Watford, High Street (stop F), Watford, Junction and Watford, Shearings London Interchange.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Stansted Airport   and arrive in Watford, High Street (stop F).

Where is the bus station in Stansted? Where is the bus station in Watford?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Stansted Airport, is located 2 mile (s) / 4 km from the city center of Stansted.

The most popular arrival bus station, Watford, High Street (stop F), is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Watford.

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