Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Cheapest

62

Average

65

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.

Cheapest
08:22AMBirmingham New Street3h19 11:41AMStansted Airport
0 transfers
621One-way
08:30AMBirmingham New Street2h58 11:28AMStansted Airport
2 transfers
631One-way
09:55AMBirmingham Moor Street3h50 01:45PMStansted Airport
2 transfers
641One-way
08:10AMBirmingham New Street2h50 11:00AMStansted Airport
2 transfers
681One-way
09:10AMBirmingham New Street2h50 12:00PMStansted Airport
2 transfers
681One-way

Train schedule from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
08:10AMBirmingham New Street2h50 11:00AMStansted Airport
2 transfers
08:22AMBirmingham New Street3h19 11:41AMStansted Airport
0 transfers
08:30AMBirmingham New Street2h58 11:28AMStansted Airport
2 transfers
09:10AMBirmingham New Street2h50 12:00PMStansted Airport
2 transfers
09:55AMBirmingham Moor Street3h50 01:45PMStansted Airport
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

2 h 50 m

Average

3 h 9 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

161 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Birmingham for London Stansted Airport every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:10AMBirmingham New Street2h50 11:00AMStansted Airport
2 transfers
681One-way
Fastest
09:10AMBirmingham New Street2h50 12:00PMStansted Airport
2 transfers
681One-way
08:30AMBirmingham New Street2h58 11:28AMStansted Airport
2 transfers
631One-way
08:22AMBirmingham New Street3h19 11:41AMStansted Airport
0 transfers
621One-way
09:55AMBirmingham Moor Street3h50 01:45PMStansted Airport
2 transfers
641One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesChiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country

Trains from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport cover the 100 miles (161 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $41 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $54 (€53).

Train providers: CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport trains

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CrossCountry
Chiltern Railways

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to London Stansted Airport from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking for trains to London Stansted Airport from Birmingham? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 100 miles (161 km) trip to London Stansted Airport from Birmingham. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Birmingham to London Stansted Airport routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Birmingham and London Stansted Airport, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Birmingham - London Stansted Airport train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 20 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Chiltern Railways from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Chiltern Railways train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train with Chiltern Railways (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Birmingham - London Stansted Airport route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance to London Stansted Airport from Birmingham by train is 100 miles (161 km). You can book tickets for this Chiltern Railways train for as low as $70 (€68) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Chiltern Railways tickets between Birmingham and London Stansted Airport in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Chiltern Railways Birmingham - London Stansted Airport train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

  • Average Price: $70

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport

Travel by train to London Stansted Airport 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 Birmingham to London Stansted Airport.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport for the next 7 days starting from $41 (€40)  one way.
The Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train ticket price is on average $54 (€53)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 100 miles (161 km)  from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport by train.
While the time it takes to travel 100 miles (161 km) from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train journey time is on average 2 h 50 min.
Take the Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train with Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Birmingham for London Stansted Airport is 13 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport at 5: 22 AM   or take the last train from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport leaving at 7: 30 PM. Look for the latest Birmingham to London Stansted Airport train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Birmingham to London Stansted Airport is on average $54 (€53) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to London Stansted Airport from Birmingham available a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Birmingham

Distance from Birmingham to city center
Distance from Birmingham to city center
1.6 miles (2.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

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