Can’t wait for the Tour De France? Get there faster with Stansted Express!

by Paul Markham | Jun 26, 2017
Beat the crowds and grab the best spot to watch the Tour De France with Stansted Express, the fastest way to start your journey to Dusseldorf from Stansted Airport.

Dusseldorf, Germany, hosts the Grand Départ on July 1 before the Tour passes through Belgium, Luxembourg and France. This year’s time trial will take place in Marseille (also direct from Stansted Airport).

Get there quicker and save with Stansted Express - fares now start from just £7 per person each way when booked in advance or when four people make a return journey together. Standard single fares are now only £16.60, or £28 return between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport.

The low fare puts Stansted Express amongst the cheapest Stansted airport transport providers, while retaining a fast, frequent, high quality service which includes fully flexible travel on any train on date of travel (and return tickets are valid for up to one month), no hidden fees, unlimited baggage allowance and free wifi.

Stansted Express is the fastest and most comfortable way to travel between central London and the Airport with the journey time to/from London Liverpool Street just 47 minutes and to/from Tottenham Hale just 36 minutes. With trains every 15 minutes it is also the most frequent.

The train station at the airport is directly under the airport terminal, just a 2-minute walk to check-in.

Best prices are always online at, where there are a range of other services available such as discounted hotels, for added convenience and value.