How to get from Golders Green to Stansted Airport

  1. Take the Northern (black) line from Golders Green to King’s Cross.
  2. Travel six stops (16-18 mins) and disembark at the seventh stop, King’s Cross.
  3. Follow the signs to the exit and cross Euston Road.
  4. Turn left and enter St. Pancras International Station on the right.
  5. Walk straight ahead and take a left at Dune to the Midland Road exit.
  6. Exit the station and turn right on Midland Road.
  7. Find the Stansted Citylink Bus for Stansted Airport at Bus Stop S a short distance away.
  8. Board the bus and arrive at Stansted Airport an hour and 15 minutes later

Golders Green Undergound Station

It’s quick and easy to travel from Golders Green Station to Stansted Airport.

Golders Green underground station is in Zone 3 and efficiently links Northwest London to London’s bustling centre.  Buses to Golders Green operate frequently throughout the day from all over London and taxis are available outside the station building.

Upon entering Golders Green Station from London street, you will see signs for the underground station. Follow these signs to the underground platforms.


Travel from Golders Green to Stansted Airport

The Northern Line (black) is the most direct way to King’s Cross; it will bring you directly to the station which is only a short walk from Stansted Citylink’s King’s Cross pick up point. King’s Cross will be the seventh stop on this line and will take approximately 15 minutes.


Disembark at King's Cross and follow the signs to exit at street level. Cross over Euston Road and turn left. Walk a few meters and the entrance to St. Pancras International Staion will be on your right.


Enter the station and walk straight. Turn left when you reach a shop called Dune and take the exit onto Midland Road. Turn right and after a short distance, you will find Bus Stop S, where the Stansted Citylink bus to the airport will depart.



Golders Green to Stansted Airport Bus Timetable

Stansted Citylink buses to Stansted airport operate every 30 minutes during the day, with some services running less frequently during night time hours. 90 services operate between King’s Cross St Pancras and the airport daily, ensuring you will be at the airport safely in time for you flight. For more information on departures, check out the Stansted airport bus timetable.


How long from Golders Green to Stansted Airport?

Journey times can be as little as an hour and 15 minutes, given the direct, non-stop express route that Stansted Citylink operates to the airport. No stops along the way mean that you can arrive in the quickest time possible in the most comfort, given the comfortable seats and free WiFi on board. The bus will drop you off at the Stansted airport bus station, which is right outside the terminal building, meaning you will not have to worry about carrying your luggage over a long distance.


Golders Green to Stansted Airport Fare

From Golders Green to King’s Cross Underground station, the single fare costs £4.90 or £3.30 if you have an Oyster card. Travelling to Stansted airport with Stansted Citylink is cheaper if you book online and ahead of time, with prices starting from only £5 one way.
Ticket Type Non-Flexible Advance +14 Days Flexible Anytime Premium Late Night
Adult Single £5.00 £6.30 £8.00 £9.00
Child Single £4.00 £4.00 £4.00 £5.00


Not travelling from Golders Green to Stansted Airport?

King’s Cross is a great location to get the bus to Stansted airport, but if you need some help finding your way there, check out some of our other guides. Paddington to Stansted or Euston to Stansted journey routes are easy if you happen to be working, exploring or living near these areas. On your way back from the airport, be sure to check out our guide on how to get from Stansted to King’s Cross and learn about the sights and facilities on offer in the King’s Cross area.