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Southend Airport

London Southend Airport 

Explore travel options between Southend Airport and central London, including train, coach, and taxi services. Your guide to hotel transfers and car parking is just a click away. Situated 64km (40 miles) from central London, Southend serves flights to various European destinations. Plan your journey effortlessly with our transportation insights.

London Southend Airport 

Arriving and departing from Southend Airport

Southend Airport railway station is located directly opposite the passenger terminal, providing frequent and easy access to central London. Trains to London Liverpool Street station via Stratford operate from 4.05 am to 11.05 pm Monday to Saturday and from 6.19 am to 10.58 pm on Sundays. Trains from London Liverpool Street station to Southend Airport run from 5.36 am to 12.50 am Monday to Saturday and from 7.14 am to 12.44 am on Sundays. Trains run every 10 minutes during peak time and every 20 minutes off-peak. Journey time is 44 minutes to Stratford and 52 minutes to London Liverpool Street.

How to travel by train from Southend Airport to central London

Traveling from Southend Airport to central London by train is both convenient and frequent. The Southend Airport railway station is conveniently situated directly opposite the passenger terminal, ensuring easy access. Trains to London Liverpool Street station, via Stratford, operate extensively, running from 4.05 am to 11.05 pm on weekdays and from 6.19 am to 10.58 pm on Sundays.

For the return journey, trains from London Liverpool Street station to Southend Airport operate from 5.36 am to 12.50 am on weekdays and from 7.14 am to 12.44 am on Sundays. During peak hours, trains run every 10 minutes, while off-peak hours see a frequency of every 20 minutes.

The journey time is approximately 44 minutes to Stratford and 52 minutes to London Liverpool Street, providing a swift and efficient connection between Southend Airport and central London.

London Southend airport 

Taking a taxi from Southend to London

Taxis typically wait for customers opposite the passenger terminal, adjacent to the railway station. For a reliable and recommended option, it is advisable to choose Ba Car Hire, the Bacarhire taxi service of Southend Airport. Fares to London Liverpool Street are approximately £100, providing a convenient and efficient transportation option for travelers.

London Southend hotels

Holiday Inn is the official hotel of Southend Airport, featuring 129 rooms, a conference and events area, as well as a restaurant and bar. Conveniently located, the hotel is just a short walk from the terminal building, providing ease and accessibility for travelers. Explore additional accommodation options by discovering more hotels near Southend Airport.

Parking at Southend Airport

The car parks at Southend Airport are conveniently located just a few minutes walk from the terminal building. For added convenience and assurance, parking can be pre-booked directly on the airport’s website. Secure your parking spot in advance for a seamless experience