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There are 10 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$64 - $95

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Train, bus  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Leicester
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Stansted Airport
  4. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre X30

Bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to London Golders Green
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre X30

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea 293.7 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Newcastle to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$116 - $355

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend  •  5 h 22 min

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

$127 - $381

Fly Newcastle to Southampton, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$93 - $265

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$177 - $409

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$92 - $263

Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$127 - $337

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea is to train which costs £45 - £75 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre via London Golders Green and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Southend-on-Sea is 258 miles. The road distance is 293.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs £45 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 257.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Southend-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea via London Golders Green, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 9 h 58 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $120
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Leicester to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Leicester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea is 294 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Southend-on-Sea.

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British Airways offers flights from Newcastle Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4.

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