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Norwich to Stansted Airport by train

It takes an average of 1h 56m to travel from Norwich to Stansted Airport by train, over a distance of around 68 miles (109 km). There are normally 16 trains per day travelling from Norwich to Stansted Airport and tickets for this journey start from £13.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 51m
PriceFrom £13.80
Distance68 miles (109 km)
Frequency16 trains per day
First train05:27
Last train20:03
Departure stationNorwich
Arrival stationStansted Airport
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsGreater Anglia

Norwich to Stansted Airport train times

Check out the next trains departing from Norwich to Stansted Airport for Saturday 19th 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
05:27 norwich07:24 stansted airportPlat. 5A estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct
05:48 On timenorwich08:10 stansted airportPlat. 3B estimatedeast midlands railway PeakGet tickets2h 22m, 2 changes
06:27 norwich08:24 stansted airportPlat. 4A estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct
06:51 norwich08:41 stansted airportPlat. 3 estimatedeast midlands railway PeakGet tickets1h 50m, 1 change
07:27 norwich09:24 stansted airportPlat. 5 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct
08:27 norwich10:24 stansted airportPlat. 4B estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct
08:54 norwich10:41 stansted airportPlat. 3B estimatedeast midlands railway PeakGet tickets1h 47m, 1 change
09:27 norwich11:24 stansted airportPlat. 5A estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct
10:27 norwich12:24 stansted airportPlat. 4B estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct
11:27 norwich13:24 stansted airportPlat. 4 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 57m, direct

How to travel from Norwich to Stansted Airport by train

If you want to know more about the journey from Norwich to Stansted Airport by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Norwich to Stansted Airport by train is 1h 56m, with around 16 trains travelling 68 miles (109 km) between these two destinations daily. Good news! There are direct trains available on this route, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. Travelling to Stansted Airport from Norwich means you’ll take a Greater Anglia service. As the main operator of rail services in East Anglia, you’ll be in good hands with Greater Anglia. The fastest services will get you to your destination in just 1h 51m.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices – we’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or get a Railcard.

If you want to know more about the journey from Norwich to Stansted Airport by train, keep reading for timetable, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Norwich 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 Norwich to Stansted Airport take?

The average journey time by train between Norwich and Stansted Airport is 1 hour and 56 minutes, with around 16 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 Norwich and Stansted Airport by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Norwich to Stansted Airport is 1 hour and 51 minutes.

How much does the train from Norwich to Stansted Airport cost?

Train ticket prices from Norwich to Stansted Airport can start from as little as £13.80 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 Norwich to Stansted Airport?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Norwich to Stansted Airport without having to change trains. There are 16 direct trains from Norwich 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 Norwich to Stansted Airport leave?

The first train from Norwich to Stansted Airport leaves at 05:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Norwich to Stansted Airport leave?

The last train from Norwich to Stansted Airport leaves at 20:03. 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 Norwich and Stansted Airport by train?

Trains travelling from Norwich to Stansted Airport cover a distance of around 68 miles (109 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Stansted Airport to Norwich. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Norwich to Stansted Airport.

Cheap train tickets from Norwich to Stansted Airport

Train tickets from Norwich to Stansted Airport start at £13.80 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 Norwich 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.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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