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London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport by train

It takes an average of 53m to travel from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport by train, over a distance of around 30 miles (47 km). There are normally 93 trains per day travelling from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport and tickets for this journey start from £19.40 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 45m
PriceFrom £19.40
Distance30 miles (47 km)
Frequency93 trains per day
First train02:40
Last train23:25
Departure stationLondon Liverpool Street
Arrival stationStansted Airport
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsGreater Anglia

London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport train times

Check out the next trains departing from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport for Thursday 17th June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
11:10 On timelondon liverpool street12:00 On timestansted airportPlat. 4 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets50m, direct
11:40 On timelondon liverpool street12:28 On timestansted airportPlat. 3 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets48m, direct
11:55 On timelondon liverpool street12:47 On timestansted airportPlat. 4 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets52m, direct
12:25 On timelondon liverpool street13:14 On timestansted airportPlat. 5 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets49m, direct
12:55 On timelondon liverpool street13:45 On timestansted airportPlat. 5 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets50m, direct
13:25 On timelondon liverpool street14:14 On timestansted airportPlat. 2 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets49m, direct
13:40 On timelondon liverpool street14:34 On timestansted airportPlat. 3 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets54m, direct
14:10 On timelondon liverpool street15:00 On timestansted airportPlat. 4 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets50m, direct
14:40 On timelondon liverpool street15:28 On timestansted airportPlat. 4 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets48m, direct
15:10 On timelondon liverpool street16:00 On timestansted airportPlat. 4 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets50m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport take?

The average journey time by train between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport is 53 minutes, with around 93 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport is 45 minutes.

How much does the train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport cost?

Train ticket prices from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport can start from as little as £19.40 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport without having to change trains. There are 93 direct trains from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport leave?

The first train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport leaves at 02:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport leave?

The last train from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport leaves at 23:25. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport by train?

Trains travelling from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport cover a distance of around 30 miles (47 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street.

Cheap train tickets from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

Train tickets from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport start at £19.40 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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