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Stansted Airport to Victoria

Trains From Stansted Airport To London Victoria


London Victoria is one of London’s busiest train stations with 85 million passengers using it each year. It is located in Central London, providing links to Gatwick Airport, and other transport links including the Victoria Coach station.

London Victoria is an ideal place to start when exploring the landmarks of London. The King's Gallery is a short 8 minute walk while the King's residence, Buckingham Palace, is only a 12 minute walk from Victoria Station. Victoria Station is surrounded by places to see, Westminster Cathedral, Little Ben Clock, Victoria Palace Theatre are all within 10 minutes on foot.

How long does it take to get from Stansted Airport To London Victoria?

The journey from Stansted Airport To London Victoria takes around 1 hour 3 minutes, depending on the train route.

What is the best train route to London Victoria From Stansted Airport?

The quickest and easiest route to get to London Victoria from Stansted Airport is to catch the Stansted Express train to Tottenham Hale and hopping onto the Victoria Line to London Victoria. Please note, your Stansted Express ticket won't cover your London Underground travel, you can purchase these on the day at the London Underground stations. You can also swipe your card using contactless technology.

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 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.

Looking for more information about the reverse journey? Journey information for travelling to Stansted Airport from London Victoria can be found here.

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.

Why travel with Stansted Express?

  • Take the legwork out of your journey. Stansted Express covers most of the distance to London Victoria, with trains running every 15 minutes during the day between Stansted Airport and London.
    The Stansted Express service starts at Stansted Airport from 05:30am (06:00am Tuesdays to Thursdays) 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.

Victoria Station
London SW1V 1JT

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