Once featured in an episode of the TV series Lovejoy, Stansted Mountfitchet train station, which still retains its original 1845 station building, serves as a quick 8 minute rail connection to Stansted Airport. Trains for here depart hourly throughout the day while also within easy direct reach is London Liverpool Street with trains leaving every 30 minutes. The second of the station's 2 platforms run hourly direct train journey options north to Cambridge too.
Stansted Mountfitchet train station, which is served by Greater Anglia trains, has a handful of pubs within easy walking distance. Just 200 metres away can be found the living history museum of the Mountfitchet Castle and Norman village which features a reconstructed motte and bailey fort of the Norman original once sited here. A further 5 minute stroll away can be found the House on the Hill Toy Museum with its vast 70,000 + collection of toys which date from Victorian times to the present day. Bus services are also within walking distance of the station and for those in search of tranquil green spaces a little further afield is Hatfield Forest Nature Reserve – a royal hunting forest which dates from Norman times. Alternatively, those looking for the multiple attractions of London's bright lights will find them all just 41 minutes away by direct trains from Stansted Mountfitchet. An even shorter journey of 33 minutes directly links the railway station of Stansted Mountfitchet with the historic university city of Cambridge. Popular for punting, it has a picturesque riverside setting and a wealth of museums and galleries along with a buzzing theatre scene.
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|Weekdays||06:00 - 13:00|
|Saturday||06:00 - 13:00|
|Sunday||08:00 - 15:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Station Buffet notes|
Cold drinks vending machine Food vending machine
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Toilets notes||<p>An accessible toilet is available in the ticket office area. Key available upon request.</p>|
|Staff Help notes|
Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.
|Customer Service notes|
The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).
Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
|Customer help points||Unavailable|
|Weekdays||Open 24 hours|
|Saturday||Open 24 hours|
|Sunday||Open 24 hours|
|Carpark name||Station Car Park|
|Carpark operator||National Car Parks Ltd|
|Car parking spaces||66|
|Cycle storage spaces||10|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
10 cycle spaces on Platforms 1/2
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Available|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
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