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from Watford to Stansted

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May 24
$39Greater Anglia
$43National Express
May 25
$39London Overground
$40National Express
May 26
$39London Overground
$48National Express
May 27
$39Greater Anglia
$42National Express
May 28
$41London Overground
$40Greater Anglia
May 29
$39London Overground
$40Greater Anglia
May 30
$40London Overground
$40National Express

Travel Information from Watford to Stansted

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $39 (€35) • 1 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreater Anglia

Take a train to travel 30 miles (49 km) from Watford to Stansted. Greater Anglia is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Watford to Stansted.

Travel Tips: Travel from Watford to Stansted

Travel to Stansted 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 Watford to Stansted.

How do I get from Watford to Stansted?

You can get from Watford to Stansted by train.

What is the quickest way from Watford to Stansted?

Going by train is the quickest way from Watford to Stansted with an average travel time of 1 h 59 min.

What is the distance between Watford and Stansted?

The Watford to Stansted distance is around 30 miles (49 km).

How many services a day are there to Stansted from Watford?

The average frequency per day from Watford to Stansted is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Watford to Stansted as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Watford and in Stansted?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Watford to Stansted:

  • Trains most often depart from Watford at Watford Junction and arrive in Stansted at Stansted Airport.

Which travel companies can get me from Watford to Stansted?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Watford to Stansted, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Greater Anglia can get you to Stansted by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Greater Anglia from Watford to Stansted for $39 (€35) on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Watford to Stansted?

Yes, there is a direct service from Watford to Stansted:

  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to Stansted with.

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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Watford to Stansted?

Many of our customers traveling from Watford to Stansted don't make Stansted their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Stansted are London, Peterborough or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Stansted to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Watford to Stansted tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Watford to Stansted, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket costs $39 (€35) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Watford to Stansted tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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