There are 8 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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, Tube  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$20 - $28

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, train, Tube  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) 9
  2. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  3. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station

$19 - $28

6 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Waterloo Rail Station National Express

$22 - $28

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station 41.3 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station 41.3 miles

$8 - $13

Shuttle  •  57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Southend Airport to Waterloo Station

$45 - $110

Towncar  •  57 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Waterloo Station 41.3 miles

$150 - $220

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station 41.3 miles

$95 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station station. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at London Waterloo Rail Station via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Waterloo Station is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Waterloo Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station is 41 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station.

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There are 8305+ hotels available in Waterloo Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 35.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and London Waterloo Rail Station in around 3 h 17 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
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 London Waterloo Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$95 - $120
Access
$100 - $140
Assist
$100 - $140
UberX
$100 - $140
UberXL
$150 - $200
Exec
$200 - $280
Lux
$330 - $450
Taxi from Southend Airport (SEN) to Waterloo Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Southend Airport to Waterloo Station
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Towncar from Southend Airport to Waterloo Station
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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