The quickest and most direct routes between the airport and central London
Travelling to and from London
There are a number of convenient transport links, with options to suit all budgets, timetables and destinations. Travellers can get to and from London by coach, bus, train or car. Whichever way you choose, by pre-booking your travel arrangements in advance, you’ll save money on your journey.
Stansted to London: By bus and coach
National Express coaches to London Stansted Airport run 24-hours a day and stop at 38 pick-up points, including 15 in central London. Prices start from £5 one-way when booked in advance, so make sure you book your ticket today.
Stansted Express trains are the quickest and most direct way to travel between London Stansted Airport and the capital. Services run every 15 minutes and tickets can be booked for as little as £8 one-way when bought in advance.
London Stansted is conveniently situated just off the M11 motorway and is about 40 miles outside central London. If you’re considering renting a car, you can get one right at the airport at the car rental village. From small cars if you’re on a budget, to family cars and executive cars; there’s something to suit everyone.
Our recommended provider 24x7 Taxis has a reservation desk located in the international arrival concourse. There is also a courtesy telephone located in the domestic baggage reclaim area which connects you to the reservation desk.
To book a taxi in advance call 0800 747 737 (inside the UK) or +44 (0)1279 661 111 (outside the UK).