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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 15 min

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

$54 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Hammersmith Bridge Road 035
  2. Take the Tube from Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Barking to Southend Central

$31 - $43

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 205
  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

$63 - $72

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) 158.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth station to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Bournemouth 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 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Southend Airport (SEN) is 127 miles. The road distance is 158.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 13 min.

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Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN).
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  • Distance: 127 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bournemouth 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 6 h 13 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Hammersmith (Dist&Picc Line) Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Hammersmith Bridge Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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

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