Hassle free Stansted Airport transfers

Our Stansted Airport transfer service runs throughout the day and night, direct to the airport door.

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Travel to Stansted Airport from as little as £5 one-way*.

Because our service picks up and drops off right outside the airport terminals, its a whole lot easier than travelling by taxi or car, saving you money on expensive airport parking charges.


Easier airport transfers for everyone!

We've just added over 10,000 extra seats to our Stansted Airport service, meaning shorter boarding queues and up to 12 services an hour to and from London.


You can take two 20kg suitcases and one item of hand luggage per person on our coaches. See our luggage policy - but be sure to check your flight luggage allowance with your airline before your pack.

Flexible Add-On

For just £5 each way, our Flexible Add On lets you be completely flexible with which coach you board to and from the airport, no matter what time you wish to travel:

  • board any available coach 12 hours before or 12 hours after your original departure time
  • Amend your ticket to a new departure date - free of charge
  • Refund on your ticket  up to 24 hours before departure

So if your flight is delayed, there’s no need to panic, you can just hop on the next available coach.

Simply add Flexible Fare to your ticket during the booking process.

Flexible Add-On Terms & Conditions

  • The cost of the flexible ticket is £5 per adult and £2.50 per child, each way

  • The flexible airport ticket is only bookable online through the Journey Planner on the left of this page

  • No discounts apply to the flexible airport journey fee

  • Only purchasable on services which start or end at an airport location

  • Amendments – one free amendment permitted to both the outbound and inbound journey (no fees or excess fares apply)

  • Refunds – the flexible ticket is refundable up to 24 hours before the outbound journey (no fees apply)Flexible add-on fees are non-refundable.

  • Switching to another service within the 24 hour flexibility period is subject to availability. To guarantee your seat you will need to either call us on 03717 81 81 81 (lines are open 24/7) or speak to a member of coach station staff

  • All tickets are issued and all passengers are carried subject to National Express' General Conditions of Carriage

  • Issued by National Express, National Express House, Birmingham Coach Station, Mill Lane, Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DD


Our Central London stops

Our improved Stansted services now give you more choice on where you travel to and when.

A8 route: 50 journeys a day from Stansted Coach Station to Liverpool Street, now with a faster journey time of 1 hour 5 minutes.

A9 route: 47 journeys a day from Stansted to London Stratford, direct travel in just 50 minutes.

A6 route: 73 journeys a day from Stansted to London Victoria, with Journey times from 2 hours 15 minutes.

47 journeys a day
Stansted Map

Avoid expensive airport parking

Don't get caught out with expensive airport parking charges - save money and get right to the airport hassle free.


Frequently Asked Questions

£5 fare conditions

*Plus £1 booking fee. Limited availability. Selected routes.

Travel in a group and save

Whether you're planning a day trip or jetting off abroad on holiday, you can save on standard fares when travelling in a group:

Stansted group discount

If you're travelling on our A8 or A9 services in a group of three or more, you can save 25% on standard fares when booking as a group. To take advantage of this offer, simply book your seats at least one day in advance.

Between London Airports

You can connect between London's four major airports for just £20 each one way, when you travel as a group of three or more. There's no need to book in advance; simply book on the day if you wish.

Full terms and conditions for group travel offers can be found here

Transfer between airports

Our fast and convenient transfer services run between Birmingham and Heathrow, Stansted, Gatwick and London Luton Airports.

To book, just go to the airport ticket office upon arrival, or call us.