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London Stansted is conveniently located just off the M11 motorway. You can use Junction 8a if you're approaching from the direction of London. If you're coming from the direction of Cambridge, you can use Junction 8. Follow the signs for the airport. If you have a satnav, the postcode for London Stansted Airport is CM24 1RW.
Parking is available to book at London Stansted. To guarantee a space, book online on the London Stansted website.
Travelling to London Stansted by train? The Stansted Express offers the fastest travel between Stansted Airport and London. Trains depart every 15 minutes and take just 47 minutes to and from Liverpool Street.
Have an early flight? Train services start at 3:40am from Liverpool Street to London Stansted Airport on Monday, Friday and Saturday mornings.
You can pre-book your Stansted Express tickets for the best price on the Stansted Express website.
The bus and coach station is just a 2-minute walk from London Stansted airport. Amenities including waiting facilities, an onsite coffee shop, onsite newsagents, onsite payphones and toilets are available.
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Medicspot provides all kinds of pre-departure covid testing. If you need a PCR test, you can order online and if you order before 3 pm (Monday-Friday), your test kit will be dispatched on the same day. If you need a Lateral Flow (Antigen) test, please follow the steps below.
Ensure you have sufficient time to receive your results and complete your flight check-in.
Take the swab by following the instructions included in your kit.
You'll receive your test results and doctor-signed fit to fly certificate the same-day by email.
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Travelling to the USA, Australia, Canada or New Zealand? You need to perform an observed or supervised lateral flow (rapid antigen) test. Observed test starts from only £19.99 and observation appointment is available 7 days a week. Price includes a free delivery and free doctor-signed certificate.Order Observed Lateral Flow Test Now
Some countries require proof of a negative PCR test result. You can get your PCR test online from Medicspot now, for just £29.99 including a free delivery and doctor signed certificate (ready within 24 hours after our lab receives your sample).Order PCR Test Now
If you need a PCR test, you can book both your PCR and lateral flow tests online. Your test will be dispatched on the same day if you order before 3 pm Monday-Friday. Remember to perform it so that you have enough time to check-in and receive your results. If you need an Antigen test, you can buy your test anytime before flying. Remember to perform it so that you have enough time to check-in and receive your results.
The tests start from £11.99 for a lateral flow (antigen) test and £29.99 for a PCR test. The type of test you are required to do depends on your vaccination status. You may use our Travel Planner to check which tests are appropriate for you.
Medicspot’s rapid antigen testing service gives you results within 30 minutes. We’ll also provide you with a digital fit to fly certificate should you test negative. To order your antigen test, go to our antigen test page.
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