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Plane flying from Stansted Airport

Birmingham to Stansted

From £25.10 one-way*

Free Wi-Fi available onboard
Departures: up to 13 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Birmingham to Stansted Airport

Our transfers from Birmingham to Stansted Airport operate up to 13 times a day, from £25.10 one-way* for the most cost-effective way to start your big trip in style.

With onboard Wi-Fi, comfortable leather seats, air conditioning, a generous luggage allowance and ample legroom, you can travel to the airport with confidence once again.

Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.

For the most up to date information on active services and more, please visit our Route Map page or our timetables page.

Departing from Birmingham

Birmingham Coach Station is based in Digbeth, just round the corner from the city centre. An 8-minute walk will see you arrive from the Bullring Shopping Centre and the coach station is served by many regular bus routes, with a taxi rank directly outside the entrance.

Take a look at our Birmingham Coach Station facilities for more information.

Arriving at Stansted Airport

To ensure a stress-free travel experience we recommend you get to the airport at least 3 hours before your scheduled flight departure time. Until then, Stansted is packed with facilities including supermarkets, newsagents, Wi-Fi, automated ticket machines, rest areas and more.

Take a look at our Stansted Airport facilities for more information.

Luggage

You can take two 20kg suitcases and one item of hand luggage per adult on our coaches. However, be sure to check your flight luggage allowance with your airline before your pack.

View our luggage policy 

Birmingham to Stansted route stops

Popular stops are listed below. Please use the journey planner above to plan your trip.
  • Birmingham Coach Station
  • Coventry
  • Milton Keynes Coachway
  • Luton Airport (London)
  • Stansted Airport London
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*Limited Availability. No booking fee when logged into My Account and purchasing on the National Express website or app, otherwise £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 27 July 2021 for travel between 27 July and 24 Nov 2021

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