Free first class upgrades with Stansted Express new website

Stansted Express has launched their new website which can also be viewed via mobile devices and is offering the first 500 customers who book on the new site, a free first class upgrade.

69% of UK travellers with mobile phones accessed the mobile web in the past year which represents a 10% increase from the prior year, according to PhoCusWright's European Consumer Travel Report Third Edition. And according to Trip Advisor, over 31% of Brits said they would purchase a travel product on a mobile device in the last 12 months.

Stansted Express has now made their site easier for customers to book through enhanced navigation and a streamlined booking process.

To receive one of the free 500 first class upgrades, customers simply need to book a Stansted Express Standard Class Adult return ticket and use the promotional code NEWSITE when making the booking via A Stansted Express First Class ticket includes complimentary refreshments and newspaper/magazines on the train, a FastTrack Security pass to speed you through airport security and entry to the No 1 Traveller lounges at the airport.   

Kate Neill, Marketing Manager for Stansted Express, said: “The new website makes it even easier and quicker for customers to navigate around the site. They can access our latest offers and timetable information, or if they are using their smart phones or tablet device, the website will run more effectively and efficiently.” 

For more press information, please contact Stephen or Zoe at SRF on 01252 850540, or email

Terms and Conditions:

The first 500 bookings made on the new website will receive a free upgrade to First Class. Customers must book online an Adult Standard Class return ticket to receive the first class upgrade. Booking must be made before 31 March 2013 for travel by 30 May 2013.This promotional offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. One free upgrade for each Standard Class Adult return ticket purchased Only applicable for purchases made at Applicable in both directions (Liverpool Street/Stansted Airport and Tottenham Hale/Stansted Airport)The First Class upgrade is for both outward and return travelFirst class upgrade not available at ticket desks, onboard or any other outlet other than 

Notes to Editors

Stansted Express is the fastest route between Stansted Airport and central London. Taking just 47 minutes to London Liverpool Street and 36 minutes to Tottenham Hale, the new fast , direct and frequent trains depart every 15 minutes (early and late trains every 30 minutes) seven days a week. At Stansted Airport, the train station is only two minutes’ walk from the airport terminal, with easy access via lifts, escalators and ramps.