There are 7 ways to get from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

$117 - $194

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Bus  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

$29 - $38

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Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester 231.9 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Southend to Manchester  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN

$72 - $321

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$111 - $319

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road

$122 - $275

Fly Southend to Liverpool, bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Liverpool (LPL) SEN - LPL
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street

$116 - $468

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea and arriving at Moss Side, Horton Rd (House 52) via London Victoria Coach Station and Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Greater Manchester is 183 miles. The road distance is 231.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester without a car is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester, including transfers.

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Southend East Station to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southend-on-Sea station.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 4 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Southend East Station to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Greater Manchester is 232 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester.
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  • Distance: 182.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Southend East Station, England and Greater Manchester, England?

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Euston Square Underground Station, London Euston, Manchester Piccadilly, and Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge) in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend East Station to Greater Manchester via Southend-on-Sea, London Victoria Coach Station, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, and Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) in around 9 h 4 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Manchester, Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Faro
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Southend to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to West Ham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
London Underground (Tube)
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
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 Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu

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