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Peterborough to Stansted by bus

The journey from Peterborough to Stansted by bus is 50.31 mi and takes 3 hr 11 min. There are 11 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:30 AM and the last at 7:16 PM. It is possible to travel from Peterborough to Stansted by bus for as little as $20.43 or as much as $48.95. The best price for this journey is $20.43.

Lowest Price$20.43
Journey Duration3 hr 11 min
Connection per Day11
Lowest Price$20.43
Highest Price$48.95
First Departure1:30 AM
Last Departure7:16 PM
Distance50.31 mi
DeparturePeterborough
ArrivalStansted
CarriersGreat Northern, CrossCountryMore

Peterborough to Stansted Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 22, 2024

Your journey from Peterborough to Stansted with Virail

Do you know the best way to get from Peterborough to Stansted? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Peterborough to Stansted?

The cheapest bus tickets from Peterborough to Stansted cost $20.43. On average, you can expect to spend around $29.39 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Peterborough to Stansted.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Peterborough to Stansted. On average, though, you'll pay about $29.39 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 Peterborough to Stansted by bus?

The average journey time is 3 hr 11 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 50.31 mi from Peterborough to Stansted. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Peterborough to Stansted to take longer than 3 hr 11 min. In order to get from Peterborough 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 Peterborough and Stansted will complete the journey in 1 hr 40 min.On average, it will take you about 3 hr 11 min to travel the 50.31 mi between Peterborough and Stansted.

How many journeys from Peterborough to Stansted are there every day?

If you want to get from Peterborough to Stansted, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 11 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 3 direct journeys between Peterborough and Stansted. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 8 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Peterborough to Stansted. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Peterborough to Stansted
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Peterborough to Stansted.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Stansted.

Always check special offers

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.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

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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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $20.69 to $30.71 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 33% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Peterborough to Stansted

The cheapest Peterborough - Stansted bus tickets can be found for as low as $20.43 if you’re lucky, or $24.03 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $30.99.

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

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Greater Anglia, which is operated by the Transport UK Group, provides passenger rail services in the East of England. It operates services on the Great Eastern Main Line from London Liverpool Street to destinations such as Norwich, Ipswich, and Colchester, as well as on the West Anglia Main Line from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and Stansted Airport. Greater Anglia also operates regional services in Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, and Cambridgeshire. The Department for Transport has awarded the operating contract for services until 2025 to Abellio East Anglia Limited.

Thameslink is a railway service in the United Kingdom that runs through central London, connecting Bedford in the north and Brighton in the south. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves over 200 stations, including major transport hubs such as St Pancras International, London Bridge, and Gatwick Airport. Thameslink trains run every few minutes during peak hours and offer a range of services, from fast express trains to stopping services that serve local communities. The service has undergone significant upgrades in recent years, including the introduction of new trains and the completion of major infrastructure projects such as the Thameslink Programme.

Services on board Great Northern, Thameslink and Greater Anglia from Peterborough to Stansted
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Peterborough to Stansted CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
5.67kg
Bus
6.07kg
Flight
16.19kg
Car
12.95kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Peterborough to Stansted?
A bus ticket from Peterborough to Stansted is $29.39. 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 $20.43.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Peterborough to Stansted?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Peterborough to Stansted is $20.43. 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 Peterborough and Stansted by bus?
Peterborough to Stansted is 50.31 mi.
How long does the bus between Peterborough and Stansted take?
Peterborough to Stansted is on average 3 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Peterborough to Stansted?
The bus journey from Peterborough to Stansted is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Great Northern, CrossCountry, Thameslink, Greater Anglia and National Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Peterborough to Stansted?
Peterborough to Stansted has 11 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Peterborough to Stansted leave?
The earliest bus from Peterborough to Stansted departs at 1:30 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 Peterborough to Stansted depart?
The latest bus from Peterborough to Stansted departs at 7:16 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 Peterborough 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 $20.43 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 Peterborough to Stansted?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Peterborough to go to Stansted.
What's the fastest journey time between Peterborough to Stansted by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Peterborough and Stansted is 1 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Peterborough to Stansted?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Peterborough and Stansted.
What are the CO2 emissions for Peterborough to Stansted by bus?
The bus journey from Peterborough to Stansted creates 6.07kg of CO2 emissions.

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