Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet by train

  • First train
    06:12
  • Last train
    22:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    52m
  • Distance
    55 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 4m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet by train

Fast trains from Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet take around 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 55 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ely and Stansted Mountfitchet.

1. Are there direct trains from Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet?

Journeys between Ely and Stansted Mountfitchet usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet?

The Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet train travel time is normally about 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stansted Mountfitchet is usually scheduled to depart Ely around 06:12 and the last train is around 22:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ely around 06:47, and the last at 22:51.

When to book Ely to Stansted Mountfitchet train tickets?

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Which train companies operate between Ely and Stansted Mountfitchet?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • Great Northern

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

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