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There are 6 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark by train, subway, night bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, subway  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Southwark station Jubilee

£17 - £26

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Night bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the night bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Embankment Jetlink X1

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark 40.7 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark 40.7 miles

£6 - £10

Shuttle  •  55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Southend Airport to Southwark

£30 - £85

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Southwark 40.7 miles

£120 - £170

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 55 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at Embankment. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark station. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Southwark station via Stratford station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Southwark is 35 miles. The road distance is 40.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 5m and costs £17 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, depart from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, arrive at Embankment station.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark.
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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

Ensign Bus operates a vehicle from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Embankment once daily, and the journey takes 1h 20m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford station to Southwark station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Phone
01708 86 56 56
Website
ensignbus.com
Night bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Embankment
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Ensign Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
AC Radio Cabs
Phone
+44 1702 334 455
Website
acradiocabs.com
333444 Taxis
Phone
+44 1702 333 444
Website
333444.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Southend Airport to Southwark
Estimated price
£30 - £85
Towncar from Southend Airport to Southwark
Estimated price
£120 - £170

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Southwark station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark is 41 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Southwark.

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