There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus, 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, bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport X30

$17 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport X30

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport

$41 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN) 64.4 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a town car from Cambridge to Southend Airport 64.4 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Southend Airport (SEN) is 51 miles. The road distance is 64.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Southend Airport, London Southend Airport via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Southend Airport via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN).
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  • Distance: 50.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN) via London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Southend Airport (SEN) via London Stansted Airport and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cambridge to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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