There are 10 ways to get from Dublin to Southend-on-Sea by plane, train, bus and ferry, car ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Southend  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Southend (SEN) DUB - SEN

$37 - $206

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Fly to London City, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London City (LCY) DUB - LCY
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$72 - $253

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Heathrow (LHR) DUB - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$101 - $294

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUB - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$60 - $192

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$73 - $205

Fly to London Luton, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Luton (LTN) DUB - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Farringdon
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$68 - $226

Bus and ferry, train  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$87 - $166

Carferry, train  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Bootle
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$186 - $410

Bus and ferry, train, bus  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) X30

$105 - $150

Carferry, drive  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Southend-on-Sea

$104 - $142

Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Southend-on-Sea is 512 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 12 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Dublin to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Southend Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Ryanair and Flybe offer flights from Dublin Airport to Southend Airport.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 320.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Southend-on-Sea, England?

Ryanair and Flybe fly from Dublin to Southend-on-Sea 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Dublin to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
CrossCountry
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr)
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
firstgroup.com
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Bootle
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$130
Passenger & Car Flexi
$195
Overnight Cabin
$52
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
car
$115
Passenger
$41

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