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There are 7 ways to get from Hull to Essex by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Hull Trains  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$57 - $126

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Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Hull to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Stansted Airport London National Express

$32 - $48

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Train LNER  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport

$78 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Hull to Essex 186.4 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN

$120 - $379

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$154 - $381

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$124 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hull to Essex is to bus which costs £24 - £40 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hull to Essex is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hull to Essex. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Black Notley, Bulford Lane via Peterborough, Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The distance between Hull and Essex is 138 miles. The road distance is 186.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Hull to Essex without a car is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs £40 - £100.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Hull to Essex, including transfers.

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Hull to Essex bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hull station.

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The best way to get from Hull to Essex is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs £40 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £40 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Southend Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Hull to Essex bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport London station.

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Map of how to get from Hull to Essex.
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  • Distance: 138.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Hull, England and Essex, England?

You can take a train from Hull to Essex via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hull to Essex via Peterborough, Stansted Airport London, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Hull to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $95
Super Off-Peak Single
$100 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $140
Anytime Single
$130 - $160
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Hull to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Hull to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Hull to Leeds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
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 Hull to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Hull to Essex is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Hull to Essex.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Southend Airport.

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There are 197+ hotels available in Essex. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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