How long does it take to get from Victoria to Stansted Airport on the train?
The journey to Stansted Airport from London Victoria train station takes 1 hour and 3 minutes, depending on the route you choose to take.
What is the best train route to Stansted Airport from London Victoria?
The quickest and easiest route by train from London Victoria to Stansted Airport is to take the Tube from Victoria on the Victoria line (light blue) to Tottenham Hale. From Tottenham Hale you can take the Stansted Express service directly to the airport. The main terminal at Stansted Airport is a short 2-3 minute walk from the train station, simply follow the signs or ask a friendly member of staff for directions. The whole journey takes a little over an hour.
Please note your Stansted Express ticket is not valid on the underground, but you can buy an underground ticket on the day of travel or use your contactless card to swipe through the barriers.
Going the other way? Get travel information about the train journey from Stansted Airport to London Victoria here.
Why Travel with Stansted Express?
- Take the legwork out of your journey. Stansted Express covers most of the distance from London Victoria, with trains running every 30 minutes between Stansted Airport and London.
- The Stansted Express service starts at 05.30am and finishes at 12.30am
- Stansted Express tickets are flexible, you can travel on any train on the outward date you booked and return anytime within that month.