Stansted to London train

Cheap train tickets from Stansted to London

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16

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19

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.

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09:24AMStansted Mountfitchet0h51 10:15AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:53AMStansted Mountfitchet0h52 10:45AMLondon Liverpool Street
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08:22AMStansted Mountfitchet0h58 09:20AMLondon Liverpool Street
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08:53AMStansted Mountfitchet0h57 09:50AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:03AMStansted Mountfitchet0h50 09:53AMLondon Liverpool Street
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Train schedule from Stansted to London

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08:22AMStansted Mountfitchet0h58 09:20AMLondon Liverpool Street
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08:53AMStansted Mountfitchet0h57 09:50AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:03AMStansted Mountfitchet0h50 09:53AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:24AMStansted Mountfitchet0h51 10:15AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:53AMStansted Mountfitchet0h52 10:45AMLondon Liverpool Street
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10:03AMStansted Mountfitchet0h44 10:47AMLondon Liverpool Street
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Fastest train times from Stansted to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

44 m

Average

52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

49 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Stansted for London every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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10:03AMStansted Mountfitchet0h44 10:47AMLondon Liverpool Street
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241One-way
09:03AMStansted Mountfitchet0h50 09:53AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:24AMStansted Mountfitchet0h51 10:15AMLondon Liverpool Street
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09:53AMStansted Mountfitchet0h52 10:45AMLondon Liverpool Street
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08:53AMStansted Mountfitchet0h57 09:50AMLondon Liverpool Street
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161One-way

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Overview: Train from Stansted to London

distanceDistance30 miles (48 km)
durationAverage train duration43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$19 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency37 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 37 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia

Trains from Stansted to London cover the 30 miles (48 km) long route taking on average 43 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 37 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $19 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia from Stansted to London trains

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Abellio Greater Anglia

Omio helps you find the perfect Stansted - London train with Abellio Greater Anglia. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Stansted to London, Omio shows you Abellio Greater Anglia current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Stansted to London route. You can expect to travel around 30 miles (48 km) to London from Stansted on a train with Abellio Greater Anglia. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Abellio Greater Anglia tickets between Stansted and London starting as low as $8 (€7) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Abellio Greater Anglia!

Trains from Stansted to London

Stansted sits about 40 miles (64 km) north of the city of London and it is home to the London Stansted Airport where passengers are able to get trains from Stansted to London. The trains run regularly seven days a week and all rides offered are under an hour. Upon arriving in London, you will find no shortage of activities; start with a museum, like the Victoria and Albert or, if contemporary art is more you style, the Tate Modern on the south side of the Thames.

   

Which train companies travel from Stansted to London?

For a direct service that operates regularly into the city of London from Stansted, passengers can grab a ride with the Greater Anglia train company, which offers inter-city trains that depart from early in the morning and continue service late into the night. The Greater Anglia trains from Stansted to London also operate the Stansted Express within the train company. All trains will depart from the London Stansted Airport and arrive at the very busy London Liverpool Station, getting passengers into London within an hour.

 

Greater Anglia trains from Stansted to London

Trains operated by Greater Anglia, including the Stansted Express, depart from London Stansted Airport, one of the airports that serve the Greater London area. The train schedule offers frequent journeys during the week and at the weekends, running roughly every 15 or 30 minutes. The first trains depart Stansted around 6:00 a.m. and the final train departs just before midnight. Passenger can expect the trip to take around 46 minutes to just under an hour. The ticket policy for Greater Anglia trains gives passengers two days to use their purchased ticket; for a fee, passengers may get a refund or an exchange of any unused tickets within 28 days of the original travel date. The direct and non-stop services provided by Greater Anglia do not offer various train types, as the train schedule serves mainly shuttle individuals between the two major transportation hubs.

 

Train Stansted to London: Services on board

When you catch one of the many trains from Stansted to London that are operated by the Greater Anglia rail service, you’ll benefit from customer-focused services to keep you comfortable along the journey, including plugs and USB sockets to help you keep devices charged, as well as air conditioning, passenger information screens that are clear, and free Wi-Fi to help you keep up-to-date with work, news and social media. Passengers will also find that the trains have bathroom facilities on board. For passengers who have mobility concerns, the trains have lower platforms, which are designed to improve the ability of riders to board and exit the train. The carriages also have designated seats for individuals with wheelchairs. Additionally, service pets are welcome on board. All passengers are also allowed to bring along up to two small domestic animals, free of charge. For each additional animal, there is a fee. As for baggage: because the trains operate between two very busy transportation centers, the train company’s travel policy is designed to provide very generous space to passengers for their luggage—including larger items like sports equipment, oversized suitcases and folded bicycles. Unfortunately, bicycles that do not fold cannot be accommodated.

 

Stansted to London Train Time: Daily Departures

The Greater Anglia rail services that are offered from Stansted to London run on a consistent and frequent timetable, providing passengers with several options throughout the week, weekend and even on holidays. For those looking to schedule a ride early in the morning, train services begin around 6:00 a.m. and continue to operate every 15 or 30 minutes. The last train departs just before midnight. If you’re planning for an upcoming trip, consult the Omio website for specific train times.

 

How long is the journey by train from Stansted to London?

The Greater Anglia trains that operate between Stansted and London run a direct and non-stop service, making the length of the journey quick. Passengers can expect ride durations between 46 and 59 minutes. During peak hours, and throughout the day, the train journeys operate a bit more quickly. The off peak, late night routes take slightly longer.

 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Stansted to London?

Departure train station: The departure train station in Stansted is in London Stansted Airport. To get there from the city center, travelers can grab a taxi or public bus—taxis take approximately 7 minutes to travel the 3 miles (5 km). There are several facilities available to travelers at the station, including step-free access, public Wi-Fi, vending machines, a café and newsagent.

Arrival train station: The arrival train station in London is Liverpool Street Station, which is a little over 2.5 miles (4 km) from central London. At the station, there are shops, cafés restaurants and access to transportation, giving travelers heading to the city center a few options: 13 minutes via taxi; 21 minutes via London Underground; 22 minutes via bus.

 

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Travelers who are looking to purchase cheap train tickets from Stansted to London will be happy to discover that the costs for tickets on the Greater Anglia trains are reasonably priced. However, there are still many ways that passengers can affect the cost of their tickets, including through discounts. Adults traveling with children benefit from discounted rates for minors and from free travel for children who are aged four and younger. Passengers who are looking to get a low cost for their ticket can also benefit if they hold a UK Railcard, as these discount cards offer ways for individuals to secure cheap train tickets, whether from being in a specific age bracket, or for a disability, for military service, for visual impairment, or a number of other qualifications. Upon booking, passengers will notice that prices are consistent throughout the day—tickets do not fluctuate in cost between peak and off peak hours, nor do they change based on how far in advance the ticket is booked.

Travel Tips: Trains from Stansted to London

Travel by train to London 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 London.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Stansted to London for as low as $8 (€7)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Stansted to London train price to come in at an average of $19 (€18)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to London from Stansted by train to be approximately 30 miles (48 km).
The train time to London from Stansted is on average 43 min  for the 30 miles (48 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Stansted to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Stansted, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. When arriving in London, you can end your route in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Stansted Airport   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Stansted Airport, is located 5 miles (8.1 km) from the city center of Stansted.

The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center of London.

For the trip from Stansted to London you can take a train with Greater Anglia. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Stansted and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 37 direct trains per day from Stansted to London. You can look to travel with Greater Anglia  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
On average, there are 37 trains a day from Stansted to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Stansted at 4: 50 AM. The last train leaves from Stansted at 11: 39 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Stansted to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Stansted and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $19 (€18) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Stansted to London a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted
London
Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Stansted for your trip to London.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Public transit options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
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Public transit options for Stansted Mountfitchet
Onward travel information: Local bus services
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the junction of Station Road and Church Road, next to the Kings Arms public house

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