Bus Services

Connections across Essex.

London Southend Airport connects directly with the local and regional bus and coach network, making it easy to reach us from across Essex, including central Southend, Chelmsford, Stansted and towns across the south of the county. The bus stops are just a short walk from the main terminal.

*In addition, there are also services connecting to London supporting our earliest departure and latest arrival.

For all times in between, connection to London is via our train service.

Bus services - approved onsite

X30

Between Southend to Stansted Airport via Southend Airport and Chelmsford.

The X30 bus stop is at the end of the taxi rank opposite the air traffic control tower. This service is operated by First Group Buses.

Getting help and advice

Customer Services
(open 07.00-19.00 Mon - Fri)
(open 09.00-17.00 Weekends and bank holidays):
Phone: +44 (0) 345 646 0707
Website: https://www.firstgroup.com/essex

Jetlink X1

Between Southend Airport and London - Calling at:

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The once daily service will arrive at the airport from London at 04:30 and depart to London at 23:40. This service is operated by Ensign Bus Co..

For more information, fares and timetables visit the Jetlink X1 page.

Getting help and advice

Customer Services
(open 24/7, 365 days a year):
Phone: +44 (0) 1708 865656
Email: customerservices@ensignbus.com - Please CC in LSAEnquiries@southendairport.com

Bus services - Offsite

The bus stops for services 7/8 are located in the Rochford Road and service 9 behind the Holiday Inn on Eastwoodbury Crescent. These services are operated by Arriva Bus.

Route 7

Landwick / Great Wakering to Rayleigh station via Shoeburyness, Thorpe Bay, Southend Airport, Rochford, Ashingdon.

Route 8

Landwick / Great Wakering to Rayleigh station via Shoeburyness, Thorpe Bay, Southend Airport, Rochford, Hawkwell.

The section of route from Landwick and Great Wakering runs on a Monday to Saturday only. The sunday service starts and terminates at Shoeburyness.

Route 9

Shoeburyness to Rayleigh via Thorpe Bay, Southend Airport, Eastwood.

Getting help and advice

Customer Services:
Phone: +44 (0) 344 800 4411
Website: https://www.arrivabus.co.uk

Tickets

You can buy tickets on board most services. Just turn up and go!

Getting bus service help and advice

Traveline

Bus timetables and enquiries: +44 (0) 871 200 22 33 (open daily 07.00-22.00)
(Calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge)

SKYLIFE Lounge

Pre-book the SKYLIFE Lounge

Parking

Why not pre-book your parking?