Stansted Express is the fastest way to travel between Stansted Airport and Central London. The service takes just 47 minutes from the airport terminal to the heart of London, or just 36 minutes to the London Underground at Tottenham Hale. Leaving every 15 minutes (early and late trains every 30 minutes) 7 days a week, it is the fast, frequent and direct way to travel.
At Stansted Airport, the train station is only a 2 minute walk from the airport terminal, with easy access via lifts, escalators and ramps.
Customers can book direct trains from London to Stansted Airport with Stansted Express. Customers travelling from London can leave from either Tottenham Hale or London Liverpool Street, with both stops running every 15 minutes throughout the day from early morning until 11:25pm.
There is now an additional 3:40am early morning service from Liverpool Street to London Stansted Airport for ease of travel when catching early morning flights.
Please note – the 03.40am service ONLY runs from Liverpool Street to London Stansted Airport on a Monday, Friday and Saturday.
Stansted Express tickets cost from as little as £7 one-way when purchased in advance of travel and are available to buy from the London Stansted Airport website.
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When travelling from Stansted Airport into London, Stansted Express services run from the airport train station, which is only a 2 minute walk from the airport terminal, towards Liverpool Street and Tottenham Hale within 47 and 36 minutes, respectively. Passengers can also travel toward Stratford on this service when connecting at Tottenham Hale.
Train services from the airport run at 00, 15, 30 and 45 minutes past the hour, with services running from 5:30am through to 12:30am.
The service is the fastest route available between Stansted Airport and Central London.
These Central London stations provide access to the National Rail network and London Underground for all onward connections within the city, making it your quick and hassle-free travel option between Stansted Airport and London.
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