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London Stansted airport transfers and taxis

Set-cost for your Stansted airport taxi


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

Fast and Reliable London Stansted airport transfer

When arriving in an exciting city like London, all you want to do is get to your hotel as quickly as possible, so you can start exploring right away. That’s why taking a Stanstead airport taxi is the most convenient transfer option.

From the moment you land at Stanstead airport, your driver will be waiting for you just outside of the arrivals hall exit doors. So you can’t miss them, your driver will be holding a sign with your name written on it. After a warm greeting, your driver will help you with your luggage and lead you to your pre-selected vehicle. There is no need to worry about delays, all of our drivers are given live updates on your plane’s arrival, so they will always be there when you land.

While you enjoy your transfer from Stanstead airport, your driver will answer any questions you may have about the city and share with you a few local insider tips on how to make the most of your stay. With Welcome, all of your transfer needs taken care of by Welcome Pickups. all you need to do is sit back relax and enjoy the scenery.

While in the city centre of London, you can continue to use Welcome Pickups for your transfer needs, or take a local London taxi by hailing one from the street, calling a radio taxi company or walking to a marked taxi stand.


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
110 €
110 €
60 MIN
90 €
90 €
50 MIN
100 €
100 €
60 MIN

A Stansted airport taxi for every group

At Welcome, we understand the importance of keeping your group together in a new city. That’s why we have an extensive fleet of different taxi sizes at Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton, London City and Stansted airport. If you’re travelling with 4 people or fewer, one of our sedans will be the perfect choice. On the other hand, if your group is up to 8 people, you will all fit comfortably inside one of our spacious minivans.  

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Directions for your Stansted airport transfer

London Stansted Airport (STN) is located around 68 km from the city centre of London. This airport operates to over 200 destinations across Europe and hosts many low-cost airlines. Taking a taxi From Stansted to London shouldn’t take longer than 50 minutes in light traffic. After exiting the airport compound, your driver will head to the roundabout and take the 4th exit onto the A120. Next, your driver will keep to the right and merge onto the M11. This motorway heads directly to London, so your driver will continue for a few minuted before exiting at junction 4. From here, your driver will N Circular Rd/A40 into the heart of London city. 

Why take a taxi from Stansted?

When making the transfer from Stansted to London, you have a few options. However, the quickest, most comfortable and only direct option is to take a Stansted airport taxi. Forget about standing out in the cold waiting for the bus or needing to drag your luggage through the maze that is London Underground. With a Stansted taxi, you can make your way to your hotel in London in a matter of minutes. 

Stansted airport taxi prices

Unfortunately, the local drivers at Stansted airport don’t offer a flat-rate fee for the journey to the centre of London. Instead, they will charge you using a taximeter based on the distance you travel. The average cost of the transfer from Stansted airport to London is €100, but extra charges for travelling at night or during a holiday may be added. To avoid these hidden extra charges and enjoy the relief that comes with a set-rate fee, we suggest booking your transfer in advance with Welcome Pickups.

The benefits of booking a Welcome Airport Taxi

At Welcome, we understand that there’s a lot to think about and plan when going to a new city. That’s why we want to take the stress out of transport for you. We offer fully personalised in-destination travel, many travel extras, unbeatable prices and fully trained, professional drivers. Our customer service lines are open 24/7 and we are here to make your time in London as enjoyable and unforgettable as possible. 

Frequently asked questions

Can I get a taxi from Stansted Airport?

Absolutely. There is a taxi rank just outside of the arrivals hall at Stansted airport that offers transfers to London 24/7. The cost is around €190 and the travel time is approximately 50 minutes in light traffic. You can also book your Stansted airport taxi in advance with Welcome Pickups.

Where do I meet my driver?

After collecting your luggage, you will find your driver waiting for you just outside of the arrivals hall exit doors. They will be holding a sign with your name on it. To be sure you can’t miss them, one day before you take your Stansted airport transfer, you will recite an email containing your driver’s name, a photo and their phone number.

What do I do if my flight is delayed?

We understand that travel plans can change unexpectedly. That’s why all of our drivers are provided with live update notifications on any flight schedule changes. We can guarantee that your driver will always be there waiting for you when you land.

Is the cost of a London Stansted airport taxi per person?

Absolutely not. All of our prices are per Stansted taxi, never per person. You can add up to 4 people to our sedans and 8 to our minivans for one set-rate cost.

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