Stansted Airport to London Centre

Non-Stop Express Stansted to London Bus

Travelling from Stansted to London city centre couldn’t be easier and quicker with Stansted Citylink’s Express Non Stop service that operates 90 services daily.


Regardless of what time you land, you won’t have long to wait for one of our coaches that operate from London Stansted Airport Bus Station from Bays 11 and 12 day and night. The journey time can be as little as an hour and 15 minutes and there are no stops between Stansted Airport and the central London drop-off point of King’s Cross Station.  .

Stansted to London Bus Prices

Purchase your ticket at the bus station or make a major saving by booking online: A single adult ticket costs from £5 on this website, in comparison to £10 when purchased at the airport. A single child ticket costs £4 and £8 return.


 Stansted to London Flexible Bus Times

Don’t worry if your flight is delayed, your ticket is valid for 24 hours from the time of your booking. Our competitors only offer an hour of grace, but we want to give you extra peace of mind.


There is no additional charge for boarding a later coach, but you may have to queue, as we operate on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. You will be given the first available seat once other ticket holders have been accommodated.


A comfortable journey from Stansted Airport to Central London

Our friendly staff are on-hand to help you get comfortable on your trip from Stansted to London’s King’s Cross Station. With masses of space for baggage in the luggage compartment, you can sit back in the reclining seats and enjoy plenty of leg room.


Free on-board Wi-Fi allows you to contact friends and relatives to let them know you arrived safely, while toilet facilities are also on-board should you need them. Should you have any questions, are staff are always on hand to assist.

King’s Cross: An Ideal Hub in Central London

King’s Cross Station offers a gateway to the city, so it is the perfect terminus for your trip from Stansted Airport to London city centre.


King’s Cross is serviced by London Underground Lines Circle, Hammersmith and Metropolitan lines, as well as the Northern, Piccadilly and Victoria lines. Buses run from outside the station and there are train services operating to towns and cities nationwide.


Top tourist attractions can be reached by travelling by train, bus or taxi from King’s Cross to places like Liverpool Street Station, London Bridge, Euston and Victoria.


St.Pancras offers the Eurostar to Paris, high-speed commuter train services and direct inter-city trains to Northern England and the Midlands.  


It’s easy to go further, for example from Stansted to Victoria, and travelling back from anywhere in the city to the airport is simple with the transport links on offer.

Other London Destinations

You may want to check out the Harry Potter Studios on your trip, in which case Watford to Stansted is an easy route. Similarly, a trip from Paddington to Stansted can be completed in less than 2 hours. Camden hosts many of London's most popular markets and has a thriving music scene, popular with locals and tourists alike. Travelling by bus from Camden Road to Stansted Airport can be achieved in five easy steps, meaning anyone eager to take in the unique atmosphere can do so in a few hours before getting a flight. Euston is close by to King’s Cross, which is another transport hub that serves greater London and can connect you with all of the major sights and much more.


How much does it cost to get from Stansted Airport to London Centre?

Significant discounts are available on the Stansted to London route when booked in advance online.


TypePrice (from)
Adult Single£5.00
Adult Return£8.00
Child Single£4.00
Child Return£8.00