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There are 6 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus via London Euston  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the bus from Central station to Cranfield, War Memorial C1 / ...

$45 - $85

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Bus  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

$20 - $29

4 alternative options

Train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Bedford

$49 - $69

Train, bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the bus from Central station to Cranfield, War Memorial C1 / ...

$53 - $80

Drive  •  1h 27m

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield 82.6 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1h 27m

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Cranfield 82.6 miles

$180 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at Cranfield, War Memorial via Stansted Airport London and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 54m.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Cranfield is 66 miles. The road distance is 82.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 26m and costs £30 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs £35 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £22 and takes 5h 54m.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield.
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  • Distance: 66.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

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

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Farringdon station, Farringdon, Bedford, and Bedford, St Paul's Square in around 3h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Cranfield via Stansted Airport London and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway in around 5h 54m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central station to Cranfield, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
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 Stansted Airport London to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Cranfield
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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