Bus - Stops are located in front of the terminal and tickets can be purchased at a counter situated in the Arrivals Hall. National Express (Tel +44 871 781 8181) has numerous services from the enclosure: A6 - every 15 minutes to Paddington (58-98 min. journey; £13.00), stopping at Portman Square, Marble Arch, St. Johns Wood and Golders Green; A7 - to Victoria Station every 15 min. (75-100 min.; £12.00) via Waterloo and Southwark; A8 - to Liverpool Street, Whitechapel and Mile End every 20 min. (65-85 min.; £10.00); A9 - every 30 min. to Stratford (45-60 min.; £10.00); 727 - to Cambridge, Thetford, Norwich, Heathrow (90 min.; £18.00-31.20), Gatwick (3 hours and 10 min.; £20.00) and Brighton every 2 hours; 737 - to Oxford, Hemel Hempstead and High Wycombe with a frequency of 2 hours; 349/350 - they leave twice a day to Nottingham, Leicester and Liverpool; 777 - departs every 2 hours to Birmingham via Luton (80 min.; £17.60), Milton Keynes and Coventry; 250 - every 2 hours to Ipswich, Colchester and Heathrow.
There are also services from Airport Bus Express (Tel +44 127 968 1984) to London Bridge, Stratford and Victoria for £10.00, with frequencies of 30 min.
Train - The station is found directly below the terminal. The Stansted Express (Tel +44 345 600 7245) departs every 15 minutes between 5:30 am and 0:30 am to Liverpool Street (47 min. trip), with stops at Tottenham Hale and Stratford, where you can make connections to the city's metro system. Tickets have a cost of £17.00.
CrossCountry Trains (Tel +44 371 244 2389) provide transportation to Cambridgeshire and the Midlands, with connections to the North and Scotland. Destinations include Audley End, Cambridge, Ely, Peterborough, Leicester and Birmingham.
Taxi - The official operator is 24x7 Taxis (Tel +44 127 966 1111), with cabs around the clock and a desk in the International Arrivals Hall. In the domestic baggage reclaim area there are also courtesy phones to make reservations. The trip to downtown London takes around 1 hour and has a fare of £99.00.
First Group (Tel +44 845 748 4950)
Stansted Aircoach X30 - To Southend airport in 90 minutes, via Rayleigh and Chelmsford.
X10 - Chelmsford, Wickford, Basildon.
42A - To Chelmsford and Galleywood through Great Dunmow and Takeley.
Arriva (Tel +44 127 968 1800)
133 - Travels to Colchester, Marks Tey, Braintree, Felsted, Great Dunmow and Takeley.
510/509/508 - Headed for Harlow, with stops at Takeley, Bishop's Stortford and Sawbridgeworth.
Traveline (Tel +44 871 200 2233)
5/7/7A - Debden, Broxted/Elsenham, Henham, Saffron Walden/Stansted Mountfitchet.