You can get from Cardiff to Stansted by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cardiff to Stansted on May 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||147 miles (237 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$29 - $78|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $29 (€26) • 5 h 47 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $78 (€70) • 3 h 32 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Great Western Railway|
Travel 147 miles (237 km) by bus or train between Cardiff and Stansted. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Cardiff to Stansted.
There are 2 ways to travel to Stansted from Cardiff including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Stansted from Cardiff is by taking a bus, which costs on average $29 (€26).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Stansted:
Taking a bus is usually $50 (€45) less than taking a train to Stansted, which costs on average $78 (€70) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Cardiff to Stansted is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 32 min.
There are alternative travel options to Stansted that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Stansted by bus can take on average 5 h 47 min.
You should expect to travel around 147 miles (237 km) between Cardiff and Stansted.
The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Stansted is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Stansted from Cardiff as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Cardiff to Stansted:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cardiff to Stansted, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Cardiff to Stansted with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Stansted tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
When planning your trip from Cardiff to Stansted, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Cardiff to Stansted online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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