Taxi at Stansted Airport

By taxi you can get to London from the airport within 50 minutes up to 1 hour according to traffic, since it is 48 km away from the airport.

Transfer to London by taxi can be really slow and expensive – Don’t suprise if you get charged more than 100.00 pounds for a single ride!


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


Find taxi companies at the taxi ranks of Stansted Airport operating 24 hours a day:

- 24x7 Stansted Airport Taxi: +44 1279 661111
- The Stansted Taxi Company: +44 1279 888050
- Stansted Airport Taxi Limited: +44 1279 216222
- Stansted Airport Taxis: +44 1279 816901


Estimated fare for a single trip to London is between 100.00 to 150.00 pounds.

Book you taxi

Just remind you can pre-book your taxi at the Stansted Airport Taxis official counters in the terminal or otherwise via app.

Share a car

Sharing car apps are a useful way to get to your destination at a reduced cost comparing to the above options. You can consider to share your ride with more people or simply join another one’s trip.

Apps like Uber or BlaBlaCar may be useful for your trip to any of the cities nearby.