There are 4 ways to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus 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, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station to Hammersmith Bridge Road 035
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport

$33 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 205
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 to London Stansted Airport 727
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport X30

$56 - $69

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

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

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) is to bus and train which costs £25 - £40 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 40 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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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Bournemouth to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth station to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road and arriving at Southend Airport, London Southend Airport via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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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 London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4, London Stansted Airport, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.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 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bournemouth Station, Holdenhurst Road to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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