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Cambridge to Stansted by bus

The journey from Cambridge to Stansted by bus is 21.05 mi and takes 0 hr 51 min. There are 14 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:35 AM and the last at 11:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Cambridge to Stansted by bus for as little as $11.69 or as much as $32.79. The best price for this journey is $11.69.

Lowest Price$11.69
Journey Duration0 hr 51 min
Connection per Day14
Lowest Price$11.69
Highest Price$32.79
First Departure1:35 AM
Last Departure11:25 PM
Distance21.05 mi
DepartureCambridge
ArrivalStansted
CarriersNational Express, Greater Anglia

Cambridge to Stansted Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Cambridge to Stansted by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Cambridge to Stansted. On average, though, you'll pay about $17.03 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $11.69, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Cambridge to Stansted. On average, though, you'll pay about $17.03 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Cambridge to Stansted by bus?

Traveling from Cambridge to Stansted by bus will usually take 0 hr 51 min. This journey covers a distance of 21.05 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 0 hr 51 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Cambridge to Stansted faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cambridge and Stansted will complete the journey in 0 hr 40 min.On average, it will take you about 0 hr 51 min to travel the 21.05 mi between Cambridge and Stansted.

How many journeys from Cambridge to Stansted take place each day?

The route from Cambridge to Stansted is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Cambridge 14 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cambridge to Stansted, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 12 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 2 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cambridge to Stansted. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cambridge to Stansted, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Cambridge to Stansted.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Cambridge - Stansted bus tickets can be found for as low as $11.71 if you’re lucky, or $16.88 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $22.62.

Find the best day to travel to Stansted by bus

When travelling to Stansted by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Services on board National Express and Greater Anglia from Cambridge to Stansted
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Facilities National Express Greater Anglia
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Cambridge to Stansted CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
2.37kg
Bus
2.54kg
Flight
6.78kg
Car
5.42kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cambridge to Stansted?
A bus ticket from Cambridge to Stansted is $17.03. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $11.69.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cambridge to Stansted?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cambridge to Stansted is $11.69. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Cambridge and Stansted by bus?
Cambridge to Stansted is 21.05 mi.
How long does the bus between Cambridge and Stansted take?
Cambridge to Stansted is on average 0 hr 51 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Cambridge to Stansted?
The bus journey from Cambridge to Stansted is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express and Greater Anglia.
How many bus connections per day go from Cambridge to Stansted?
Cambridge to Stansted has 14 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cambridge to Stansted leave?
The earliest bus from Cambridge to Stansted departs at 1:35 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Cambridge to Stansted depart?
The latest bus from Cambridge to Stansted departs at 11:25 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Cambridge to Stansted in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $11.69 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Cambridge to Stansted?
There are on average 12 direct connection(s) from Cambridge to go to Stansted.
What's the fastest journey time between Cambridge to Stansted by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cambridge and Stansted is 0 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cambridge to Stansted?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cambridge and Stansted.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cambridge to Stansted by bus?
The bus journey from Cambridge to Stansted creates 2.54kg of CO2 emissions.

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