Stansted Express Trains, To & From Stansted Airport

The fastest most frequent transport between Stansted Airport and Central London

Stansted Citylink Bus

Is This The Stansted Express The Right Airport Transport Service For You?

The London Stansted Express train is a dedicated airport train service running into London's Liverpool Street Station. The Stansted Express train station is beneath the passenger terminal at Stansted Airport. The train  makes two stops, one at Tottenham Hale then Liverpool St Station. 

As the Stansted Express train has no traffic to contend with, it is the most reliable transfer option too between Stansted and London.

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Stansted Express Ticketing & Promotional Fares

You must purchase your tickets before boarding the Stansted Express.

Cheap Stansted Express Tickets are only available online. 

 Fares Offered By Stansted Express Trains 

 Advance Offer Fares

Booking early will guarantee the cheap Stansted Express tickets

Offer is only available as an e-ticket or m-ticket and is non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

Web Duo

Save 25% with Web Duo ticket when 2 adults travel together.

 Group3 & Group4

If you are travelling in a group, save up to 50% with Group3 & 4 group offer.

3 or 4 persons pay for only 2 adults when travelling together between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport. There must be at least 2 paying adults if children (5-15 years) are included in this offer.




What if I Miss The Last Train From Stansted to London?

The last Stansted Express train from Stansted leaves at 12:30am. There are also many flights that arrive at Stansted well after the last Stansted Express train leaves for London. The alternative airport bus services, especially National Express and Stansted CityLink operate a near 24 hour 7 day a week services.

National Express Stansted

Stansted Citylink 

Stansted Express Refunds

Station and onboard crew cannot process refunds on the spot. f you need to obtain a refund on your Stansted Express tickets contact the refunds teams on the number below

Telephone: 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Need Something to Eat At Liverpool Station?

Need to get yourself a delicious train picnic? or need to kill a few hours? We have all the best places to some grab in London Liverpool Station

Camden Food Co

The Camden Food Co serve fresh wraps, deli sandwiches, crudites, salads, soups, porridge, fruit and yoghurt pots

Wasabi Sushi

Freshly made sushi to take away. Nigiri, hosomaki, futomaki, gunkan, hand rolls, onigiri and bento boxes. Order online to pick up.

Merchant at Bishopsgate

Gourmet pub & restaurant, serving British cuisine with delicious smoked brisket and ribs straight from their in house gas smoker. They also serve fine wine, cask ales & craft beer.

Stansted Express Trains Operating Hours & Journey Times

Stansted Express trains from Stansted Airport to London run every 15 minutes 7 days a week. The journey from Stansted Airport to Liverpool St Station takes about 47 minutes. 

 First Train From Stansted Airport to London

From Stansted Airport first train is at 06:00. (Mondays & Fridays 05:30). Last train: 00:30 

First Train From Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport

From Liverpool Street first train is 04:40 or 03:40 (Monday, Fridays and Saturdays only). The last train is at 23:25





Stansted & London Boarding Points

Trains from Liverpool Street Station to Stansted Airport

Stansted Express train terminates in London at Liverpool Street Station. You can find everything you need at Liverpool Street Station including supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, chemists & ticket sales.

Trains from Stansted Airport to London

At Stansted Airport, follow the signs from International Arrivals inside the terminal building for the train station which is 2 minutes walk away. At London Liverpool Street, check the electronic boards inside the station to see which platform you need for the next Stansted Express service.


Stansted Express Trains Luggage Allowance

Luggage on the Stansted Express is only limited by your ability to carry it on the train.

At Stansted Airport the train station is beneath the passenger terminal accessed directly by lifts and escalators. At Liverpool Street the trains are at ground level.

Stansted Express Customer Service

For Stansted Express customer service use one of the following methods.

To contact:

Telephone: 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Write to:

Customer Relations
Stansted Express
Norwich Station
Station Approach
United Kingdom