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

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Recommended option

Train, line 56 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
  3. Take the line 56 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to North Melbourne, Weller Grove 40 / ...

$18 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus, line 54 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X30
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to North Melbourne Shops 54 / ...

$10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin 22.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin 22.3 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to London Basin 22.3 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at North Melbourne Shops via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and London Basin is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin without a car is to train and line 56 bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin, including transfers.

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

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Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at North Melbourne Shops station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin is 22 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin.
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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and North Melbourne Shops in around 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to North Melbourne, Weller Grove
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to North Melbourne Shops
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to London Basin
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to London Basin
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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