Flying out of Stansted Airport soon and want to travel there from Peterborough by train? You're in luck. The train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport takes just 1h 22m on the fastest services.
London Stansted Airport is one of Britain’s busiest airports, situated northeast of London in Essex. The Stansted Express offers direct services to the airport from certain locations and you'll usually find around 31 trains per day travelling from Peterborough to Stansted Airport, and you can find out more in our guide to trains to Stansted Airport.
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The average journey time by train between Peterborough and Stansted Airport is 1 hour and 26 minutes, with around 17 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport is 1 hour and 21 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Peterborough to Stansted Airport can start from as little as £8 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Peterborough to Stansted Airport without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Peterborough to Stansted Airport each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport leaves at 06:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport leaves at 21:19. 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.
Trains travelling from Peterborough to Stansted Airport cover a distance of around 52 miles (84 km) during the journey.
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 Peterborough to Stansted Airport is right for you.
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