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There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport

$19 - $27

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Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) 35.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) 35.7 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Southend Airport (SEN) 35.7 miles

$130 - $190

Towncar #2  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport 35.7 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) 35.7 miles

$100 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Southend Airport via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Southend Airport (SEN) is 28 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £14 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Southend Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) is 36 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN).

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There are 228+ hotels available in Southend Airport (SEN). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN).
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Southend Airport (SEN), England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN) via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$100 - $130
Access
$100 - $150
Assist
$100 - $150
UberX
$100 - $150
UberXL
$150 - $210
Exec
$170 - $240
Lux
$280 - $380
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport (SEN)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Southend Airport (SEN)
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Towncar from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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