Book direct travel from London to Stansted Airport

Our coaches travel from London to Stansted Airport up to 212 times a day. Our fastest journey will get you from London (Bow) to Stansted Airport in just 45 mintues. All services run around-the-clock, from just £5 per journey. With direct travel from 18 London locations from Stansted Airport, £5 single fares and £10 returns, there's never been a better time to travel with National Express.

Services and stops

Our four routes from London to Stansted Airport (A6, A7, A8 and A9), run around-the-clock, and can be boarded from 18 London locations. Browse all routes and stops via the dropdown tabs on this page.

Please explore our journey planner for further details on the route/stops for your desired journey.

Our Central London stops

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

A6 - Stansted to Portman Square:

43 journeys a day from Stansted to Portman Square, calling at:

Golders Green, Finchley Road, St. John’s Wood, Baker Street, Paddington, Marble Arch and Portman Square.

A7 - Stansted to Victoria Coach Station:

72 journeys a day from Stansted to Victoria Coach Station, calling at:

Southwark, Waterloo, Victoria Rail Station and Victoria Coach Station.

A8 - Stansted to Bethnal Green:

50 journeys a day from Stansted to Bethnal Green, calling at:

Bow Church, Mile End, Whitechapel, Liverpool Street, Shoreditch High Street, Bethnal Green.

A9 - London - Stansted service:

47 services a day from Stansted to London Stratford, direct travel in just 50 minutes.

About our coaches

A guaranteed reclining leather seat, air conditioning, plug sockets for charging your mobile, friendly drivers to help load your heavy luggage, and a 500-strong fleet of coaches taking you to 100's of UK towns, cities, airports and events from just £5 one-way...just a few of the reasons why more of our customers are making the switch from rail to coach...

Taking the coach to Stansted Airport

You can travel to Stansted Airport from London with us from 18 key London locations. Many of our stations around London have a range of facilities, from free WiFi to automated ticket machines, shops and more. Take a look at our coach station facilities in London.

Arriving at Stansted Airport by coach

Our coaches from London arrive at Stansted Airport 82 times a day, and can be boarded from 18 key London locations.  Facilities available to you at Stansted include WiFi, dining facilities and automated ticket machines. Many more facilties are within a 5-minute walk of the station, including Starbucks, WH Smith, supermarkets and more. Take a look at our Stansted Airport facilities.


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London to Stansted Coach Information
Fastest journey time45 minutes
Coach arrivesStansted Airport
Coaches depart fromLondon
Coach Ticket Price from£5
Coach CompanyNational Express