Flights from Alicante to London Stansted

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Alicante to London Stansted

Tip: book 3 months before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 3 months before travel. Save up to 15 %.
96 days before departure
Direct flights are more expensive
Direct flights on this route are £102.00 more expensive on average than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 40min
09h 10min
£328
£226

Useful information about the flight from Alicante to London Stansted

Enjoy London's attractions

The capital city of the UK, London, is home to some of the world's best sights, famous attractions and diverse activities. From quaint theatres to gourmet restaurants, shopping malls to beautiful Royal parks, London has it all.

Planning a London visit

London is often wet and windy with mild temperatures, even during the winter months. Why not plan your trip to coincide with London's many holidays and festivals like the exciting Notting Hill Carnival held at the end of August. There's also the Chinese New Year during February while in April you can witness the Boat Race and the London Marathon.

London costs and other facts

If you're thinking about hiring a car, it's worth pointing out that London has an Inner City Congestion Charge during the week - costing around £11 per vehicle per day. Compared to most other cities in the UK, London is quite expensive. Expect to pay high prices for accommodation, public transport and dining out.

Arriving in Stansted

Fastest transfers into London are by train from Stansted airport train station, which is located under the airport terminal. Trains operate to London Liverpool Street Station every 15 minutes with a journey time of about 45 minutes. Prices are approximately £8 one way. To save cash why not book online? There are also cross country trains, linking Stansted and Cambridge for example in around 35 minutes. Cross country trains are also good if you want to visit the Midlands or Cambridgeshire. When it comes to public transport, local buses serve towns in the area like Bishop's Stortford, Colchester and Harlow. Alternatively National Express coaches serve many other destinations around the UK. There's also Easybus, which operates to Baker Street or Old Street Station in London. If you want to take a taxi from Stansted airport to London city centre, there's a reservations desk at international arrivals. Regarding accommodation, cheap hostels in London are around £20 per night upwards while mid-priced hotels are in the region of £40 upwards. For London public transport expect to pay £5.70 for a single ticket and between £12-£15 for a daily travel card. Oyster card discounts, a deposit of around £5 is refundable. Stansted airport is near the M11 with good access to London as well as Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds and Milton Keynes. Due to the vicinity of the M25, other areas of the south-east are also easily accessible.

Flight information: Alicante - London Stansted

Outbound and return from £226.19
Flight duration min. 02:45
Return flight duration min. 02:35
Distance 1516 km
Flights per week 5
Departure airport Alicante (ALC)
Departure country Spain
Arrival airport London Stansted (STN)
Destination country United Kingdom