The journey to London from London Stansted Airport takes just 33 minutes.

Buses operate daily with up to 144 services per day. Depending on the day of travel, the first bus departs London Stansted Airport at 00:30.

It's quick and easy to buy tickets to London, with no additional fees or charges.

Stansted Express schedule

Stansted Express operates between London Stansted Airport and London 7 days per week.

Service days Daily
Services per day up to 144
Shortest trip 33 minutes
First departure 00:30
Last departure 23:59

Your questions answered

  • Is there a daily bus service between London Stansted Airport and London?

    Yes, buses operate daily from London Stansted Airport to London, departing as early as 00:30.

  • How long is the bus trip from London Stansted Airport to London?

    The fastest bus to London from London Stansted Airport takes 33 minutes. Check the trip duration when booking, as the slowest bus takes 1 hour longer.

  • How do I buy tickets for travel to London from London Stansted Airport?

    It's quick and easy to buy tickets directly from bybus.to, with no additional fees or charges.

  • Which bus companies operate between London Stansted Airport and London?

    Stansted Express run buses to London from London Stansted Airport.

  • What time is the earliest bus from London Stansted Airport to London?

    The first bus to London from London Stansted Airport leaves at 00:30. The journey takes 33 minutes.

  • When is the last bus to London from London Stansted Airport?

    The last bus leaves London Stansted Airport at 23:59, arriving into London at 23:55. Get there in plenty of time so you don't miss it.

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