There are 5 ways to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) by train, 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  •  2 h 29 min

$51 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. X30

$24 - $40

3 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. 3

$50 - $68

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 98.2 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 98.2 miles

$190 - $260

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 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) via Stansted Airport London and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 4 h 38 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 - $45
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 - $20
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 (Chelm Rail Stn) to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend Airport, London Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Norwich to Southend Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $260

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Norwich and Southend Airport (SEN) is 125 km. The road distance is 157 km.

The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN) is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £15 - £23.

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 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Norwich 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 (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Norwich to Southend Airport (SEN), including transfers.