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Prices explained

Prices explained

At Loco2 we believe in price transparency. We use real data from Loco2 searches to estimate the cheapest fares you should be able to find for your journey.

The cheapest price is the lowest fare we've ever found for this journey. These prices can usually be found by searching when booking opens but they vary due to availability, which depends on factors like the day of the week or time of year.

More popular journeys include 30 day advance and 7 day advance prices. These are updated every two weeks using prices we've found by searching exactly 7 or 30 days from the most recent Thursday (we picked Thursday because this is when average prices are usually found).

30 day and 7 day prices fluctuate based on demand and availability at the time of search. For example, the 7-day price in summer is likely to be more expensive than the same journey in winter.

Prices are sourced in GBP and converted to other currencies using the daily market exchange rate.

We're always seeking to improve how price-checking works, and we welcome feedback on how we can make it better.

More advice about how to find the cheapest tickets can be found in our infographic.

  1. Cheapest Price $25.43
  2. 30 day advance $29.24
  3. 7 day advance $31.15
  • First train
    05:22
  • Last train
    21:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 46m

Travelling from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet take around 2 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 157 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Stansted Mountfitchet.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet?

Journeys between Birmingham and Stansted Mountfitchet usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet?

The Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stansted Mountfitchet is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 08:30 and the last train is around 21:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:22, and the last at 21:10.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

What's the Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet train price?

The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet are $25.43.

Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $31. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.

When to book Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet by train.

Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Stansted Mountfitchet?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Stansted Mountfitchet, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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