There are 6 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Margate

$63 - $94

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Line 25 bus, line 100 bus, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 25 / ...
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Westgate-on-Sea, Carlton Cinema 022

$31 - $38

4 alternative options

Train via London Victoria  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Westgate-on-Sea

$56 - $79

Train, bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
  3. Take the train from Chatham to Westgate-on-Sea

$46 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea 82.4 miles

$17 - $26

Towncar  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Westgate-on-Sea 82.4 miles

$180 - $250

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Prittlewell, Holiday Inn Southend Airport and arriving at Westgate-on-Sea, Carlton Cinema via Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St), Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Westgate-on-Sea via Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International and Margate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Westgate-on-Sea is 30 miles. The road distance is 82.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) station.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 25 bus and line 100 bus and bus, which costs and takes 5 h 45 min.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Westgate-on-Sea, Carlton Cinema station.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Southend Airport (SEN), England and Westgate-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, and Margate in around 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea via Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St), Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from London Victoria to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Chatham to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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 Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Westgate-on-Sea, Carlton Cinema
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Westgate-on-Sea
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Westgate-on-Sea.

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