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Castle Entrance


Mountfitchet Castle is easy to get to from all directions and is only 2 miles from Junction 8 of the M11 – just follow the brown tourist signs to the centre of Stansted Mountfitchet village.


Note: Sat Nav users please use the postcode CM24 8LY


If you come by train, the Castle is right next to Stansted Mountfitchet station – only 40 minutes from London Liverpool Street and 35 minutes from Cambridge.

Call the National Rail help line 08457 484950 or visit for timetable information.


Average travelling times by road are:

Cambridge – 35 mins Dartford Tunnel – 30 mins
Central London – 1 hour Ipswich – 1 hour
Gatwick – 1 hour 15 mins Heathrow – 1 hour 15 mins
Milton Keynes – 1 hour 30 mins Norwich – 2 hours
Birmingham and the Midlands – 1 hour 45 mins             Dover – 1 hour 45 mins

Flying in to Stansted Airport? Why not pay us a visit before you continue to your destination. We are just 15 minutes away on the Stansted Express which leaves the airport terminal every 15 minutes.