There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport

$48 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gunnersbury Station N9
  2. Take the train from Gunnersbury to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport

$23 - $36

4 alternative options

Tube, train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport

$25 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN) 77 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Southend Airport (SEN) 77 miles

$190 - $260

Uber  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN) 77 miles

$160 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £12 - £18.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Southend Airport (SEN) is 81 km. The road distance is 123 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Southend Airport (SEN), England?

There is no direct connection from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN). However, you can take the train to London Paddington, take the walk to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, take the Tube to Liverpool Street Underground Station, take the walk to London Liverpool Street, then take the train to Southend Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN) via Holborn Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Gunnersbury to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$7 - $11
Oyster Card
$6 - $9
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gunnersbury Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Southend Airport (SEN)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Signup at
uber.com
uberPOOL
$160 - $200
uberACCESS
$190 - $270
uberASSIST
$190 - $270
uberX
$190 - $270
uberXL
$280 - $370
UberEXEC
$380 - $550
UberLUX
$650 - $900
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Southend Airport (SEN)
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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