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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport

$85 - $144

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stansted Airport
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport X30

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) 174.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Southend  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Southend (SEN) BRS - SEN

$212 - $372

Fly to London City, train  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to London City (LCY) BRS - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport

$171 - $639

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2h 55m.

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The distance between Bristol and Southend Airport (SEN) is 143 miles. The road distance is 174.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) without a car is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £160 - £290 and takes 5h 11m.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to Southend Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) is 175 miles. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN).

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Aer Lingus, Flybe, Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Bristol Airport to Southend Airport.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Southend Airport (SEN). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN).
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  • Distance: 142.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 8m

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

You can take a train from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 3h 8m. Alternatively, easyJet, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Bristol to Southend Airport (SEN) every 4 hours.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Corvera
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Sofia
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Bristol to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Bristol to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bristol Airport is to bus which takes 36m and costs £9.

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