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There are 5 ways to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Colchester
  2. Take the train from Colchester to Shenfield
  3. Take the train from Shenfield to Southend Airport

$50 - $72

4 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Chelmsford
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road 3

Bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport X30

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) 98.2 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a town car from Norwich to Southend Airport 98.2 miles

$180 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Norwich Bus Station and arriving at Southend Airport, London Southend Airport via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN). However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Southend Airport via Colchester and Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Norwich and Southend Airport (SEN) is 78 miles. The road distance is 98.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.

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Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Norwich Bus Station.

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Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Norwich station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN).
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  • Distance: 78 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) via Colchester and Shenfield in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) via Stansted Airport London and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 4 h 52 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Colchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
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 Norwich Bus Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Norwich to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN).

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