Stansted Airport Informational Guide to London Stansted Airport (STN) - Non Official

Stansted Airport Taxi

By taxi you can get to London within 50 minutes up to 1 hour according to traffic. It is quite a long trip but a comfortable option if you carry a lot of luggage with you. 

Taxi is the perfect way to travel comfortably. Find the taxi booths at baggage claiming. 

Taxi Stansted Airport
Taxi booths at the arrivals area of Stansted Airport. 


Taxi Location

Find taxi ranks located facing outside both International Arrivals Hall and Check-in and Domestic Arrivals Hall.

Taxi companies

Street Cars Taxis company is the official provider at Stansted Airport.

You can contact taxi company calling at+44 01279 211 111. However, you do not need to book in advanced. 

Taxis are first come first served. 

Taxi Fares

Taxi fares from Stansted Airport are normally really expensive due to the location. Especially if you want to get to London. However, if your destination is near the Airport, prices are more economic. 

Estimated fare for a single trip to London city centre is between £100.00 and £150.00.

*take into account that fares may change without prior notice!

Rideshare from the Airport

Free Now, Uber and Ola operate in Stansted Airport. Passengers that want to use that service need to download the application to their smartphone first. Stops are located in other areas. 


If you prefer a private transport to your destination, you can book a transfer with us from and to STN Airport.

Book a transfer at Stansted Airport