There are 4 ways to get from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport

$36 - $54

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Bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 033 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London 727
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport X30

$45 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) 103.3 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take a town car from Basingstoke to Southend Airport 103.3 miles

$190 - $260

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Basingstoke station to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Basingstoke, Railway Station and arriving at Southend Airport, London Southend Airport via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Southend Airport (SEN) is 80 miles. The road distance is 103.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Basingstoke, Railway Station.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 48 min.

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Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN).

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There are 223+ hotels available in Southend Airport (SEN). Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN).
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  • Distance: 80.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basingstoke to Southend Airport (SEN) via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Basingstoke to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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