There are 5 ways to get from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  45 min

$9 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 25 bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. 25
  2. 9

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. 13.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  18 min

  1. 13.4 miles

$2 - $5

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. 13.4 miles

$140 - $200

What companies run services between Basildon, England and Southend Airport (SEN), England?

You can take a train from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN) via Southend Central and Southend Victoria in around 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN) via Rayleigh, Websters Way (Rayleigh High St) in around 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Rayleigh, Websters Way (Rayleigh High St)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Websters Way (Rayleigh High St) to Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Basildon to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Basildon and Southend Airport (SEN) is 17 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN) is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £45 - £60.

No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Southend Airport via Southend Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) and arriving at Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport via Rayleigh, Websters Way (Rayleigh High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 45 min to get from Basildon to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.