Welcome to Stansted Citylink
Express Service from London Stansted Airport
Connect to London city centre from one of the major London airports with Stansted Citylink’s express services. Operated from Stansted Airport bus station, which is conveniently located outside the airport terminal building, Stansted Citylink coaches run every 30 minutes during the day to King's Cross St Pancras in central London and back again.
Save Money by Booking Online Offers
Booking online means that you will save time and money on your Stansted travel plans. Stansted Airport bus transfers are hassle-free with Stansted Citylink’s bus routes from £5 for a single journey. That’s a 50% reduction offer
that’s only available to purchase online.
Stansted Citylink also offers exceptional discount prices for booking in advance. Save up to 30% by booking online two weeks or more in advance!
Unlike other London airport coaches, flexible journey times can be guaranteed at no extra cost on most bus routes. Booking a flexible ticket means you have peace of mind that you arrive or depart Stansted airport at a time convenient to you. Delays are stressful enough without charges for extra bus journeys.
Tickets for Stansted Citylink coaches can also be purchased at full price at the Stansted airport bus station ticket office, which is open 24 hours a day, or on the bus at the central London pickup point.
Stansted Travel Times
Our Stansted Airport express transfer service runs throughout the day and night with 90 daily departures, direct to the airport door. All 90 daily services operate between bay 11/12 Stansted Airport Bus Station and St Pancras International Station (Central London). 45 express bus routes run in each direction, from Stansted to London
Stansted Citylink is the only Non-Stop express service to operate between Stansted Airport and Central London with journey times as little as an hour and 25 minutes. Please check our timetable
as jounrey times can vary depending upon the time of day.
During the day, the coaches operate every 30 minutes, while night time bus routes run less frequently between midnight and 5:30 am.
Stansted Airport Bus Routes
Our set-down and pick-up point in Central London
is conveniently located at King’s Cross St Pancras, adjacent to 6 London Underground lines including Circle, Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan, Northern, Piccadilly and Victoria Lines
in addition to a number of national rail mainline departures.
The bus routes don’t include any stops other than the set-down points of the airport and King’s Cross St Pancras, allowing the fastest journey route to central London.
On-board the coaches that are operated by licenced professional bus drivers, you will enjoy plenty of space and reclining chairs for a comfortable journey. Toilets are fitted on-board, as well as Wi-Fi, which is free to use. We wish to ensure the best journey experience possible and our friendly staff is on-hand should you need any assistance.
London Stansted Travel Plans
Start your London experience with Stansted express bus routes! Arriving from Stansted to King's Cross
is a great way to access central London. Bus, train, underground, coach and taxi services mean you will easily be able to find your way around the city.
If you are looking to journey around London and need some help in saving some precious minutes, check out our step by step guides to London and Stansted journey routes. Stansted to Victoria is easily accessible, while Euston is very close to Stansted Citylink's departure point. These stations offer great transport links within Central London, as well as other major UK destinations.
If your Stansted travel purpose is touristic, there’s lots of options of things to see in London. Planning a journey from Watford to Stansted is worthwhile to see the Harry Potter studios. Paddington is a lovely area to discover London’s parks and waterways. Paddington to Stansted is a very simple and quick trip with express bus and travel routes both day and night. If you are looking to explore some iconic London markets, be sure to check out our guide for Camden Road to Stansted.