Stansted Mountfitchet to Ely by train

  • First train
    06:18
  • Last train
    23:48
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    52m
  • Distance
    55 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 5m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Stansted Mountfitchet to Ely by train

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

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

Journeys between Stansted Mountfitchet and Ely 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 18 departures on the route from Stansted Mountfitchet to Ely 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 20 departures.

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

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

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Ely is usually scheduled to depart Stansted Mountfitchet around 06:18 and the last train is around 19:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stansted Mountfitchet around 06:18, and the last at 23:48.

When to book Stansted Mountfitchet to Ely train tickets?

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Which train companies operate between Stansted Mountfitchet and Ely?

More than one train company operates on the route from Stansted Mountfitchet to Ely, 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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