Stansted Express

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Stansted Express - Info

General

Stansted Express runs trains from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport. The journey time is around 47 minutes.   

Map

2nd class

  • Comfortable seats
  • Free wifi 

1st class 

  • Comfortable seats with more leg room
  • Solo seats 
  • Quiet atmosphere 
  • Free wifi 

Catering
No.   

Wifi
Wifi is available for free 

Power sockets  
No.

Children

  • Children up to 4 years travel for free when they don't need an own seat.
  • Children from 5 untill 15 years get a 50% discount on most tickets
  • Seat reservations are possible for kids between 5 and 15, but not for children below 5 years. 

Animals
Small dogs, cats and other small are allowed, max. 2 per person. Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times unless contained in a basket. 
Dogs without leads, cats, birds and small animals must be carried in an enclosed basket, cage or pet carrier. Animals and containers must not occupy seats, otherwise a charge will be made. 

Luggage
Officially there is a luggage limit of two large suitcases per passengers with the height+width+length not larger than 158 cm and not heavier then 32 kg each, but in practice this isn't enforced.  There are luggage racks for big suitcases and backpacks near the entrance doors, for smaller bags there is space in the overhead luggage racks and under your seat. 

Boarding 
No. 

Railcards  
You can use all national Railcards on all trains. 

Interrail / Eurail / BritRail 
Passengers with a valid BritRailInterrail or Eurail-pass can use all trains. 

Groups 
For groups from 6 persons we offer special group fares, see Group travel by train.

Business
The first class offers all the amenities needed for the business traveller to work and relax on board including special departure lounges, flexible fares and meals and wifi on board. See also Business travel by train.

At the station
Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.   

London Liverpool Street - Info

Railway Station London

"London Liverpool Street" is one of the main stations in London. 

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes

Operator(s)

Station map

Ticket office 

  • Monday 03:10 - 01:00
  • Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday 04:00 - 01:00
  • Friday,Saturday,Sunday 03:40 - 01:00
  • Located on the main concourse

Facilities 

  • Bicycle parking: yes
  • Bicycle hire: There are Santander hire cycles available near this station. See Santander Bike Hire for further details + Bike & Go. For further details please visit: http://www.bikeandgo.co.uk/
  • First class lounge: yes
  • Wifi: yes
  • Left luggage:  Situated on platform 10. Mon - Sun 07:00 - 23:00
  • Parking: no

To the Big Ben: 

  • Underground: Circle to High St. Kensington
  • Walking: 54 minutes
  • Bike: 20 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 11 
  • Taxi: 17 minutes

To London Waterloo: 

  • Underground: Central to aling Broadway, change Bank Underground Station, Waterloo & City to Waterloo 
  • Walking: 42 minutes
  • Bike: 20 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 76
  • Taxi: 22 minutes

To London Kings Cross / St Pancras International: 

  • Underground: Circle to Kings Cross
  • Walking: 50 minutes
  • Bike: 18 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205, 214
  • Taxi: 17 minutes

To London Euston: 

  • Underground: Northern to High Barnet   
  • Walking: 59 minutes
  • Bike: 22 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205
  • Taxi: 20 minutes

To London Victoria:

  • Underground: Circle to High St. Kensington
  • Walking: 74 minutes
  • Bike: 24 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 11
  • Taxi: 26 minutes

To London Paddington: 

  • Underground: Hammersmith & City Line to Hammersmith 
  • Walking: 92 minutes
  • Bicycle: 32 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205
  • Taxi: 30 minutes

To London Marylebone: 

  • Underground: Circle to Kings Cross, Bakerloo to Queen's Park  
  • Walking: 86 minutes
  • Bike: 30 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205 
  • Taxi: 30 minutes

Finding your platform:
Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

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Stansted Airport - Info

Railway Station Stansted

Stansted Airport Train Station is within the Stansted Airport Terminal. The journey time to London is about 49 minutes. 

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes

Operator(s)

Station map

Ticket office 

  • Monday - Sunday 06:00 - 23:59

Facilities 

To the terminal

  • Walking: 1 minute
  • Bike: -
  • Tram: -
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: -

Finding your platform

Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

 

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Cheap rental cars near the Stansted Airport Railway Station

Rental Cars

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