There are 6 ways to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus, taxi, 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  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport

$20 - $29

Cheapest option

Train via Shenfield  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Southend Airport

$17 - $25

4 alternative options

Train, line 9 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Southend Central
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport 9

$19 - $26

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN) 30.3 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN) 30.3 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Ilford to Southend Airport 30.3 miles

$160 - $220

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 43 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
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ilford to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN)?

The distance between Ilford and Southend Airport (SEN) is 43 km. The road distance is 48 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN)?

The cheapest way to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN)?

The quickest way to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN) is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £110 - £140.

Is there a direct train between Ilford and Southend Airport (SEN)?

No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Southend Airport via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN)?

It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Ilford to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.