There are 4 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne 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.

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Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Haywards Heath
  3. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Eastbourne

$55 - $88

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Train, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Tunbridge Wells
  3. Take the bus from Heathfield, Streatfield Road to Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre) 51 / ...

$53 - $69

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

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

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1 h 44 min

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

$180 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Eastbourne is 58 miles. The road distance is 82.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne without a car is to train which takes 3 h and costs £40 - £70.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne.
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  • Distance: 58.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

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

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Eastbourne via Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, London Bridge Underground Station, London Bridge, and Haywards Heath in around 3 h.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Haywards Heath to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Eastbourne
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Heathfield, Streatfield Road to Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Cuckmere Buses
Phone
01323 870920
Email
info@cuckmerebuses.org.uk
Website
cuckmerebuses.org.uk
Bus from Heathfield, Streatfield Road to Eastbourne Town Centre, Gildredge Road (Ivy Terrace)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cuckmerebuses.org.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Eastbourne
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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