Stansted Mountfitchet tourist and travel information

Stansted Mountfitchet tourist and travel information

Stansted Mountfitchet Travel Information

Travel Information Best known for its airport, Stansted Mountfitchet is a small town owing its earlier importance to a castle built here by the Mountfitchet family. Stansted also has its own railway station, Stansted Mountfitchet, which offers quick and comfortable journeys to London and Cambridge. Stansted is about a 1 hour drive from Cambridge and Oxford, and a 30 minutes train journey from central London.


bus and coach travel

Coaches Stansted Mountfitchet - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0870 608 2 608.


Airport Stansted Airport, Enterprise House, Bassingbourne Road, Essex, CM24 1QW. Tel +44 (0)870 000 0303. Stansted is the third busiest airport in the UK, serving more than 160 destinations across 35 countries, and with over 23 million passengers passing through. London Stansted Airport is conveniently situated just off the M11 - from London use Junction 8a or from Cambridge use Junction 8. Stansted airport is about 2 miles from Stansted Mountfitchet.

Stansted airport

Stansted Mountfitchet rail

Rail Stansted Mountfitchet Stansted Mountfitchet - Travel by train - Stansted Mountfitchet Station, Station Road, Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, CM24 8BE. CCTV. Ticket office. Pay phone. Whole station step free access. National Express. Main regions: Operates local, suburban and express services. Tel: 0845 600 7245.

Stansted Mountfitchet railway station

Harwich sign

Ferries - Stansted Stansted - Ferries - Stansted is about 50 miles from the ferries at Harwich. Harwich International Port Limited, Parkeston, Harwich, Essex, CO12 4SR. Tel: 1255 242000. North Sea freight and passenger traffic to and from Scandinavia and the Benelux countries. Roll On / Roll Off ferry. Ferry Crossings and cruises.

Harwich Ferries


Stansted road sign

Roads Stansted Mountfitchet - Travel by road - Stansted Mountfitchet is about 1 mile west of Junction 8 of the M 11 Motorway. The M 11 Motorway links London to Cambridge. Stansted Mountfitchet is about 35 miles from London and 30 miles from Cambridge.

M11 Motorway


Roads - Stansted Stansted - Travel by road - Stansted sits alongside Junction 8 of the M11. The A120 will take you east to Braintree and Colchester, and on to Harwich.


Miles from town Stansted Mountfitchet is 2 miles from Stansted airport, 2 miles north of Bishops Stortford and 9 miles south of Saffron Walden. Stansted is about 40 miles from London, 30 miles from Colchester.

Stansted Mountfitchet Tourist Information


Sport Stansted Mountfitchet - Sport - Elsenham Golf Centre, Hall Road, Elsenham, Bishops Stortford, CM22 6DH. Off the M11 by Stansted Airport. Tel: 01279812865.



Stores Stansted Mountfitchet - Shopping - There are several pubs in the village all offering a wide range of hospitality. Moss Chemists. Tel: 01279 812278. Barclays Bank PLC. Tel: 01279 694141.

Stansted Mountfitchet Shopping

Mountfitchet Castle and Norman Village sign

Stansted Mountfitchet Castle

Entertainment Stansted Mountfitchet - Entertainment and attractions - There are windmills to visit in Stansted and Mountfitchet Castle. Mountfitchet Castle and Norman Village (Photo), Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex CM24 8SP. Stansted Mountfitchet has buildings dating back 400 yearsand a recorded history of over 900 years. Mole Hall Wildlife Park & Butterfly Pavilion, Widdington, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 3SS. Tel: 01799-540400. About 4 miles north of Stansted Mountfitchet.

Norman Village

Mole Hall Wildlife Park


Other information Stansted Mountfitchet - Other information - The Forge Museum and Victorian Cottage Garden, High Street, Much Hadham, Herts, SG10 6BS. Tel: 01279 843301. The Museum is set in attractive Grade II listed buildings. About 7 miles south west of Stansted Mountfitchet. Stansted Library. Tel: 01279 815149. Council Offices. Tel: 01279 813214.

Stansted Library



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Essex Map and Attractions

Stanstead Airport is 42 miles from London. It is 68 miles from Haverhill to Tilbury and 56 miles from Stanstead Mountfitchet to Harwich.

Ferries Ferries indicated are Harwich and Ipswich.

Airports Airport indicated is Stansted Airport.

RoadsStansted Mountfitchet is about 1 mile west of Junction 8 of the M 11 Motorway.

Map of Essex

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Stansted Mountfitchet.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Hedingham Castle, Castle Hedingham, Essex. CO9 3DJ. Tel: 01787 460261.
Attraction 2 - Colchester Zoo, Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0SL. Tel: 01206 331292.
Attraction 3 - Audley End House and Gardens, Audley End, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB11 4JF. Tel: 01799 522399.
Attraction 4 - Central Museum/ Planetarium/ Discovery Centre, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6ES. Tel : 01702 434449
Attraction 5 - Essex Wildlife Trust, Langdon Nature Reserve, Third Avenue, Lower Dunton Road, Basildon, Essex SS16 6EB. Tel 01268 419103.
Attraction 6 - Great Leighs Ltd, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1QP. Tel: 01245 362412. The UK's newest racecourse.

Audley End House

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Stansted Mountfitchet Norman Village

Stansted Mountfitchet Norman Village

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Stansted Mountfitchet - Local Information. Moss Chemists 01279 812278 - Barclays Bank PLC 01279 694141 - Stansted Library 01279 815149 - Stansted Airport 0870 000 0303 - Council Offices 01279 813214

Telephoning Stansted Mountfitchet from abroad - To dial a Stansted Mountfitchet number from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Stansted Mountfitchet

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