Southampton to Stansted airportAre you planning a journey from Southampton to Stansted Airport? Whether you’re embarking on a business trip or a vacation, finding the best transportation options is essential for a smooth and stress-free travel experience. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore various ways to get from Southampton to Stansted Airport, including buses, trains and taxis. MKL Transfer is here to ensure you have a comfortable and convenient journey to one of London’s major airports.

Southampton to Stansted by Bus

Traveling by bus from Southampton to Stansted Airport typically involves a journey of approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes, and you can opt for a convenient direct service provided by National Express. To embark on this bus trip, it’s essential to secure your ticket in advance, which can be done effortlessly online or at a nearby National Express bus station.

Once you have your ticket in hand, your next step is to head to Southampton Coach Station, conveniently located in the heart of the city. Accessibility is a breeze, whether you choose public transport or your own car to get there. Upon arrival at the coach station, it’s important to find your designated coach stand, with the stand number clearly indicated on your ticket.

Once you’ve located your coach stand, simply await the arrival of your coach, which will also be clearly numbered and displayed on the electronic information boards. Board the coach once it arrives, and you’ll easily find your seat as your ticket will specify your seat number.

One of the advantages of this journey is its direct route, meaning you won’t need to switch buses during your trip from Southampton to Stansted Airport, ensuring a smooth and uninterrupted travel experience.

Southampton to Stansted by Taxi

For the ultimate convenience and personalized travel experience, consider booking a taxi from Southampton to Stansted. MKL Transfer offers reliable taxi services, ensuring a direct and comfortable journey from your location in Southampton to Stansted Airport.

Advantages of Choosing a Taxi

  • Door-to-Door Convenience: Taxis provide door-to-door service, eliminating the need for additional transfers or waiting.
  • Customized Travel: Taxis can accommodate passengers of all group sizes, and you can select the type of vehicle that suits your needs.
  • Time Efficiency: Taxis are known for their time efficiency, ensuring you reach your destination promptly and without delays.
  • Comfort: Taxis offer a comfortable and private travel experience, allowing you to relax during the journey.

Our Fleet

From £20

Saloon

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    Estate

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    Executive Sedan

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    MPV

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    MPV +

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    7 Seater

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    25-Seater Executive

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    Wheelchair Accessable

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  • Southampton to Stansted by Train

    raveling from Southampton to Stansted Airport by train typically requires about 2 hours and 50 minutes. This journey involves a transfer at London Waterloo station, so it’s essential to secure your train ticket in advance, a task easily accomplished either online or at a nearby train station.

    Once you’ve obtained your ticket, your next step is to make your way to Southampton Central Railway Station, conveniently situated in the heart of the city. The station is easily accessible by public transportation or car, making your trip seamless.

    Upon reaching the train station, locate your designated platform, as your ticket will specify the platform number. Once you’ve settled on the platform, keep an eye on the electronic information boards, which will display your train’s number and expected arrival time. Once your train arrives, simply board it and locate your assigned seat, indicated on your ticket.

    The leg of your journey from Southampton to London Waterloo typically takes approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes. Upon arriving at London Waterloo, prepare for the next phase of your trip, involving a transfer to the Stansted Express. This specialized train service will efficiently transport you to Stansted Airport in about 45 minutes, ensuring a smooth continuation of your journey.

    Which option is best for you?

    The best way to get from Southampton to Stansted Airport for you will depend on your individual needs and preferences. If you are looking for the quickest and most convenient option, then taking a taxi is the best choice.

    Booking a taxi with MKL Transfer is straightforward.

    Use our online booking system. Provide your travel details, including your pickup location in Southampton and your destination at Stansted Airport. You can also specify any additional requirements or preferences.

    FAQs

    Can I book a taxi for a return journey from Stansted Airport to Southampton?

    Certainly! MKL Transfer offers round-trip bookings, allowing you to schedule your return journey with us as well. Also, we are offering your return journey 5% discount. When you book a return taxi service, you can relax knowing that we’ll be there to pick you up at Stansted Airport and take you back to Southampton whenever you’re ready.

    Are your drivers licensed and experienced?

    Yes, all our drivers are licensed and experienced professionals. They undergo rigorous training and have extensive knowledge of the roads and routes between Southampton and Stansted Airport. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities.

    How long does it take to get from Southampton to Stansted Airport by taxi?

    The journey time from Southampton to Stansted Airport by taxi is approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.

    Do you offer a meet and greet service at Southampton Train Station and Stansted Airport?

    Yes, we offer a meet & greet service at Southampton Train Station and Stansted Airport.

    What types of vehicles do you have available?

    We have a range of vehicles available, including saloon cars, estate cars, MPVs, and minibuses etc. We can also accommodate special requests, such as wheelchair-accessible vehicles.