Duration 8 min
Distance 51 miles
Average price £22
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Southend-on-Sea

The nearest airport to Southend-on-Sea is Southend (SEN). However, there are better options for getting to Southend-on-Sea. First operates a bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange once daily. Tickets cost £17 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick (LGW) to Southend-on-Sea via London Bridge, London Bridge station, West Ham station, and West Ham in around 1h 32m.

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London Heathrow (LHR)

  1. Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
  2. Lancaster Gate station
  3. London Liverpool Street
  4. Southend-on-Sea
1h 51m
£23 - £61
Other nearby airports

London Stansted (STN)

  1. Stansted Airport, Coach Station
  2. Southend-on-Sea
1h 40m
£17

London Gatwick (LGW)

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. West Ham
  3. Southend-on-Sea
1h 32m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£21 - £39

London Luton (LTN)

  1. Old Airport Bus Station
  2. Finchley Road station
  3. West Ham
  4. Southend-on-Sea
2h 7m
£18 - £30

Southend (SEN)

  1. Southend Airport
  2. Southend-on-Sea
8 min
Bookable on Rome2rio
Cheapest
£1 - £2

Important airports for Southend-on-Sea

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The nearest airport to Southend-on-Sea is Southend (SEN) Airport which is 2.2 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (31.3 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (46.3 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (50.7 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (52.6 miles).

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It takes 1h 51m to get from Southend-on-Sea to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport.

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We recommend flying to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport, which is 50.7 miles away from Southend-on-Sea. The train and subway from London Heathrow (LHR) to Southend-on-Sea takes 1h 51m.

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