National Express Stansted Airport provides regular bus and coach services between London and the Airport, stopping at many of London’s main underground and bus stations (140 services daily from 38 pick-up points). National Express coaches stop right outside the terminal doors and provide an affordable, comfortable and quick service to and from London to the Airport, with fares from £5 one-way. Book your National Express tickets now for the cheapest possible fares.
More information on bus and coach travel between London and Stansted Airport.
Travelling by Bus or Coach To and From Other UK Towns and Cities
National Express links over 900 towns and cities across the country providing the biggest coach and bus network. National Express picks up and drops off at key locations such as Birmingham, Cambridge, Thetford, Norwich, Oxford, Nottingham, Milton Keynes, Brighton and Ipswich.
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Travelling between Airports by Bus or Coach
If you are looking to get between airports such as Stansted to Heathrow, Stansted to Gatwick and Stansted to Luton, then National Express provide links between all major airports and is one of the quickest modes of transport connecting the airports.
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Catching Buses or Coaches at Stansted
Stansted Airport's bus and coach station is opposite the main terminal entrance. Please note that many coaches and buses are not wheelchair-accessible. Bus fares and times are subject to change, so please confirm with the operator before you travel.
Use the guide below to find out more about your service or see all the local buses at a glance.
|Stansted Aircoach X30||Southend||Rayleigh and Chelmsford||Website|
|Airport by Bus 133||Colchester and Braintree||Colchester Bus Station, Colchester North Station, Marks Tey, and Braintree Bus Park, Felsted, Dunmow and Takeley||Tel +44 (0)1279 681 800 Website|
|TGM 510||Harlow||Bishop's Stortford and Sawbridgeworth||Tel +44 (0)871 200 2233 Website|
|First 42A||Chelmsford and Galleywood||Great Dunmow and Takeley||Tel +44 (0)845 748 4950 Website|
|Service 5 Service 7/7a||Saffron Walden/ Stansted Mountfitchet||Debden, Broxted/ Elsenham, Henham||Tel +44 (0)871 200 2233 Website|
|Unobus 700||Baldock||Bishop's Stortford, Letchworth, Hitchin||Website|
|TGM 308||Bishop's Stortford||Heath Row, Town Centre, Thorley and Bishops Park.||Website|