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Heathrow - London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3, Chapel Ln
Stansted - Stansted London Airport (STN)
Heathrow - Heathrow Airport (LHR) T5
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Stansted - Stansted London Airport (STN)
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Heathrow - London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3, Chapel Ln
Stansted - Stansted London Airport (STN)
Heathrow - London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3, Chapel Ln
Stansted - Stansted London Airport (STN)
Heathrow - London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3, Chapel Ln
Stansted - Stansted London Airport (STN)
Bus Heathrow to Stansted: Trip Overview

Bus Heathrow to Stansted: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$30
Average bus trip duration1h 40m
Number of daily buses36
Earliest bus departure12:10 AM
Distance43 miles (68 km)
Latest bus departure11:59 PM

See what travelers are saying about the trip from Heathrow to Stansted

4.2 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Heathrow to Stansted

Ratings and Reviews (111)

Driver was very professional

Antonio T.

November 28, 2023
Bus was held back at T2. We ended up over 30 min late. Driver also not happy to be held up.

Tracy A.

November 11, 2023
Great driver, very helpful. Explained the journey clearly and we arrived early.

Cherry M.

November 8, 2023
not working charging ports

Shiva C.

October 22, 2023
Good journey and on time

Joan C.

October 8, 2023

Heathrow to Stansted Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses36
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:10AM - 11:59PM
Minimum Price$23
Average Ticket Price$30
Minimum Trip Duration1h20m
Average Bus Trip Duration1h40m
Distance43 miles (68 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteNational Express
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Heathrow - Stansted

The bus is the best choice to get to Stansted without a car. The bus trip is an affordable, safe and convenient way to travel between the two cities. Taking a ride with other travelers through carpool services is an additional option to consider.

The average travel time from Heathrow to Stansted is about 1h 40m, although the minimum time it takes to get there is 1h 20m with the fastest bus. This is the time it takes to travel the 42 miles (67 km) that separate the two cities.

About 42 miles (67 km) separate Heathrow and Stansted.

You can choose from 36 travel times and travel with National Express. The number of buses from Heathrow to Stansted can differ depending on the day of the week. Want to make your bus journey from Heathrow to Stansted as easy as possible? Busbud has got you covered! Browse schedules, pick the perfect bus for your travel style and budget - all in one place.

The bus service has you covered with departures starting at 12:10 AM and ending at 11:59 PM.

If you're headed to Stansted from Heathrow, chances are that your bus will leave from London Heathrow Airport and arrive at London Stansted Airport. These are the main departure and arrival locations on this route, but you could find others that could be a better fit for your travel plans.

The cheapest way to travel this route is by bus. With prices starting at $20, you won't find a more affordable way to get there.

The average price of a one-way ticket from Heathrow to Stansted is $30. In the last 30 days, the prices ranged from $20 to $102, so it's good to do your research before booking.

Yes, it's possible to take a day trip from Heathrow to Stansted! The total travel time for the round-trip is about 2h 40m. So you'll have plenty of time to discover Stansted before making your way back to Heathrow.

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Heathrow to Stansted was searched and found on Nov 28, 2023 with a price of $23

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Heathrow to Stansted, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $23 to $70 for a bus ticket from Heathrow to Stansted based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $24 which is on 2023-12-01.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Heathrow to Stansted.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Heathrow to Stansted, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Heathrow to Stansted that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Heathrow to Stansted while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

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Bus from Stansted to Heathrow

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