Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
10:41AM3h30
Cardiff Central (CDF)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$721One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:50AM3h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:18AM3h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:18AM3h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:17AM3h27
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:44AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1051One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, June 17
Great Western Railway
08:17AM3h27
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:44AMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:37AM3h34
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:18AM3h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:50AM3h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:18AM3h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:41AM3h30
Cardiff Central (CDF)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Fastest Journey

3 h 21 m

Average

3 h 27 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

242 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
Great Western Railway
09:50AM3h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:18AM3h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:18AM3h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:44PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:17AM3h27
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:44AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1051One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:41AM3h30
Cardiff Central (CDF)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$721One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN)

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$71 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) cover the 149 miles (241 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $40 (€35), but the average price of train tickets is $71 (€62).

FAQs: Trains from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN).
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) can start from as little as $40 (€35) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) is $71 (€62); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) train travel time is 3 h 17 min   for the 149 mile (241 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 7: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 8: 21 PM.
There are 17 trains a day from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN), you can count on Great Western Rail for the best way to get you to London Stansted Airport (STN). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Cardiff and London Stansted Airport (STN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 21 PM.
A trip to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Cardiff is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Cardiff including taking a train or bus.

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