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Want to find out more about our most popular routes? Whether you’re heading to or from Stansted Airport, we have several routes that you may be interested in:


Enjoy great savings on Stansted Express train fares:

  • Save up to 50% when you book in advance
  • Save up to 33% when you travel together

Book your tickets direct on the Stansted Express website and you’ll bag our best fares and won’t be charged any booking fee.

Popular Journeys FAQs

The Stansted Express train is the quickest and best way to get from central London to Stansted Airport. The journey to Stansted from London on the train takes just 50 minutes. Other travel options are more time-consuming. Take a look at our popular journeys above to choose your preferred route.

Trains run every 15 minutes from London Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport. You can also get the train to Stansted Airport from Tottenham Hale.

If you’re looking for the best possible price on one of our popular journeys to Stansted Airport, we would recommend booking in advance. You can book your tickets online up to six months in advance, and this offer gives you access to a flexible ticket that allows you to travel on any outbound train on the date you booked, and return any time within a month.

You can also check out more fantastic ticket deals from Stansted Express over on our ticket offers page, where we have more details on our advancegroup and WebDuo offers.

The Stansted Express enables travellers to get from London to Stansted Airport and back significantly quicker than any other form of transport. With a journey time of just 50 minutes from Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport, you can rest assured of a stress-free journey to and from the airport. We also have several services running every hour, so you’ll never be waiting on the train platform too long, which is ideal before or after a long flight.

If you want to find out more about which trains are less busy for your journey, we have a handy page that displays all of the busiest and least busy trains in our network.

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