Getting from Stratford to Stansted Airport is fast and easy - with great value for money. Get your trip off to a smooth start with a reliable Stansted Express train.
We don’t think being stuck in traffic is the best way to start a holiday. Avoid traffic and start your trip the right way from just £7. The journey from Stratford station takes approximately 1 hour* and our train will deliver you directly to the airport terminal. From there, it takes minutes to walk to the check-in desks. Please note that on this route, you will need to change trains once at Tottenham Hale station.
The Stansted Express offers a more spacious experience than conventional trains and comes with an unlimited baggage allowance**. There is also additional space for oversized items, such as skis and extra large suitcases.
Getting ready for a long trip can be stressful, but you can stay fresh before your flight with our fully air-conditioned trains.
And don’t forget about our free Wi-Fi** and power sockets - keep your devices’ charge topped up while you surf.
Trains that run every 15 minutes+ don’t have to be expensive. In fact, if you consider all of the associated costs of driving, you could be in for a surprise. The Stansted Express offers much more comfort and space than a taxi, coach or bus too.
If you book in advance, you can secure tickets from Stratford to Stansted Airport from as little as £7. We recommend booking at least 3 months in advance for the best prices.
Bring family and friends along by taking advantage of our group tickets, which offer great savings on tickets. Explore our range of ticket types to find out more.
You won’t find a better fare. Buy direct from us and there won’t be any booking fees, so secure your seat today and begin planning the rest of your trip.
Here are some ideas on what you could do in those 60 minutes:
You can’t use Oyster cards or Contactless payment cards on Stansted Express services to/from Stansted Airport.
*Journey times may vary - please check the latest timetables
**Facilities may not be available on all services
+Train frequency may vary depending on the day/time