Here are some links to low cost airlines flying from Stansted Airport
to various European destinations. I have also put in places that can be visited from other air hubs that have a service to
Here is advice on sleeping rough at Stansted taken from here
LONDON (Stansted), England (Contributed by The bloke in the
"June 18, 2004 - I work here and we always have about 500 sleepers. We do exclude people but only for a reason
(if they are drunk/loud/abusive) or if they make life uncomfotable for others.
The airport is exceptionally safe, with
have Security, Armed Police and Customer Services all wandering around 24hours.
If you come to sleep here, invest in a
sleep mat ot get here early (before 10pm).
Sleep in Zone K, it's quiet and the 'bleepers' do that zone early.
but be pleasant and polite and that's what you'll get back!"
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Channel Island flights to Alderney (ACI), Guernsey (GCI), Jersey (JER)
Onward flights from Bratislava to Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar, Kosice, Milan, Zurich, Stuttgart, Paris and Berlin
Direct flights to Larnaca and Paphos. Larnaca connections to Beirut
Flights to Faroe Islands from London between 1st July and 22 August on Thursday and Sunday's
Direct flights to Luqa airport. Three times a week in summer
Direct to Berlin, Dortmund, Dusseldorf, Munchen Gladbach, Hamburg, Hannover, Munster, Osnabruck, Nuremburg, Paderborn,
A new airline for the discerning traveller. Fly in luxury from Stansted to JFK for a
mere $6,500 round trip
Niki Lauda's airline in partnership with Air Berlin flys same routes.
Direct to Reykjavik
Flying to JFK after 1st November.(Cheapest flights appear to be £600 one way!)
Flightsto Geneva, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Tenerife
German Wings - Direct flights to Cologne (CGN)
Czech Airlines - Direct flights to Prague (can be cheaper than Easyjet)
Flying Finn - Direct flights to Helsinki onward to Kuopio, Oulu, Rovaniemi
Transavia airlines (was Basiq Air)- Flights to Rotterdam (From Rotterdam there are flights to Alicante, Berlin, Copenhagen,
Dublin, Girona, Heraklim, Malaga, Mallorca, Oslo and Stockholm)
Turkish Airlines flights to Antalya, Ercan, Izmir, Dalaman
Norwegian Air Shuttle - Flights to Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim
Ryanair (Buzz) - Direct Flights to Aarhus AAR Alghero Sardinia AHO Leipzig AOC Ancona AOI Biarritz BIQ Birmingham BHX Bournemouth
BOH Bristol BRS Brussels S. Charleroi CRL Carcassone CCF Cardiff CWL City of Derry LDY Cork ORK Dinard DNR Dublin DUB Edinburgh
EDI Esbjerg EBJ Forlì Bologna FRL Frankfurt Hahn HHN Genoa GOA Glasgow Prestwick PIK Gothenburg Save GSE Hamburg Lubeck LBC
Kerry KIR Knock NOC Leeds Bradford LBA Liverpool LPL Malmo Sturup MMX Manchester MAN Milan Bergamo BGY Montpellier MPL Nimes
FNI Oslo Torp TRF Paris Beauvais BVA Perpignan PGF Pescara PSR Pisa PSA Salzburg SZG Shannon SNN St Etienne EBU Stockholm
Vasteras VST Stockholm S. Skavsta NYO Teesside MME Trieste TRS Turin TRN Venice Treviso TSF Verona Brescia VBS
You can select the cheapest Ryanair flight over a range of dates by using The MoneySavingExpert website here
Easyjet (Go) - Direct to Alicante (ALC), Barcelona (BCN), Belfast (BFS), Bilbao (BIO), Bologna (BLQ), Copenhagen (CPH), Edinburgh
(EDI), Geneva (GVA), Faro (FAO), Glasgow (GLA), Ibiza (IBZ), Lyon (LYS), Malaga (AGP), Milan (LIN), Munich (MUC), Naples (NAP),
Newcastle (NCL), Nice (NCE), Palma (PMI), Prague (PRG), Venice (VCE)
AirPolonia are currently struggling against bankruptcy, article here
Polish low cost airline flying to Warsaw , Katowice and Poznan from Stansted plus many internal flights.
Stansted Overland links to airport
Stansted car parking information
A good site for comparing Stansted Airport car parking charges.
Trains from London to Stansted
Trains from anywhere in UK
Up to the minute train departures from Stansted Airport can be found here
this will show any delays as well! If no direct train for Cambridge then take London train and change at Bishops Stortford
(You will need to change platforms at Bishops Stortford for train times from Bishops Stortford see here
The 'direct' Cambridge to Stansted airport is much inproved. Take the Central Trains
service to Birmingham via Cambridge (change at Cambridge for Norwich) & Peterborough. The platform is located
at the very far end of the station between the two platforms for London trains, you can buy tickets, without penalty, on the
Low cost coach to Central London (£12.50 return) by Terravision
also coaches to London from Luton. Similar services also in Rome, Milan and Florence. Also National Express coaches
can be found here