There are 4 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 42 min

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

$45 - $66

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Train, bus  •  3 h 59 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 Whitstable

$41 - $53

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable 69.3 miles

$14 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Whitstable 69.3 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Whitstable via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Whitstable is 20 miles. The road distance is 69.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable without a car is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable, including transfers.

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

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Whitstable station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable.

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There are 398+ hotels available in Whitstable. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable.
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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Whitstable via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Whitstable
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Chatham to Whitstable
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
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
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Whitstable
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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