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Airport connections

Start your holiday or business trip the hassle-free way by getting to the airport by train.

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We run direct trains to Birmingham International, Stansted and Southampton airports, and you can get to other UK airports using dedicated bus or rail links from stations served by CrossCountry. And we've also made booking your train ticket quick, easy and less of a chore!

We recommend that you aim to get to the airport at least 2 hours before your flight check-in time. 

Birmingham Airport

Station: Birmingham International
Telephone: 0844 576 6000

The station is linked to the airport passenger terminals by a free, frequent Sky-Rail Link monorail service running every 2 minutes with a journey time of less than 2 minutes.

Southampton Airport

Station: Southampton Airport Parkway
Telephone: 0844 481 7777

The airport is just 99 steps from the station.

Stansted Airport

Station: Stansted Airport
Telephone: 0844 335 1803

There's easy pedestrian access between the station and the terminal building. The station is located directly beneath the airport terminal with step free access via escalators, lifts or ramps which take you straight into the check-in area.

Stansted Airport provides a free service for passengers with reduced mobility to assist with their journey through the Terminal to the aircraft. Passengers are advised to book this free facility with their airline at least 48 hours before their flight departure to ensure they receive the assistance they require. The ISS special assistance desk is located in the Terminal adjacent to Zones D and E. Please note that this is separate from the CrossCountry JourneyCare service.

For live flight information, shop and restaurant offers & locations, terminal maps and much more, download the free Stansted Airport app for the iPhone.


You can get to other UK airports by using dedicated bus or rail links from stations served by CrossCountry services. Airports are listed below in bold, followed by the nearest train stations and contact details to get further information.


Telephone: 0844 481 6666

Bristol / Bristol Temple Meads

Telephone: 0871 334 4444


Telephone: 01202 364 000

Doncaster / Sheffield Robin Hood

Telephone: 0871 220 2210

Durham Tees Valley / Darlington

Telephone: 08712 242 426

East Midlands / Nottingham, Derby, Leicester or Long Eaton

Telephone: 0871 919 9000

Edinburgh / Edinburgh Waverley

Telephone: 0844 481 8989

Exeter / Exeter St Davids

Telephone: 01392 367 433

Heathrow / Reading

Telephone: 0844 335 1801

Leeds Bradford / Leeds or York

Telephone: 0871 288 2288

Manchester / Manchester Piccadilly or Crewe

Telephone: 08712 710 711

Newcastle / Newcastle

Telephone: 0871 882 1121


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