Travel alerts

Important passenger notice

Plan your journey in advance.

There are some engineering works impacting rail travel between London Southend Airport and London. For full details visit - Greater Anglia Live disruptions.

To see our hassle-free parking options, please visit our official onsite parking options.

Alternative transport between London Southend Airport and London

For engineering works on August bank holiday - 24th-26th.

  • London Southend Airport direct coach service. London Southend Airport in partnership with Andrews Taxis, are providing an hourly coach service from the airport, with first service leaving at 9:15AM and the last service leaving the airport at 10:30PM direct to Upminster for TFL connections. Ticket and coach times are available from our taxi marshal service. Tickets - £10 per passenger.

  • Discounted taxi shuttle service. An airport shared taxi service providing a direct connection to Upminster available from the taxi marshal service at £15 per passenger. Estimated journey time to Upminster is 40 minutes.

  • X30 bus service to Southend Central. Hourly connection to the c2c line via Basildon, for trains to London. Estimated journey time 11 minutes to Southend Central.

  • Arriva number 9 bus. Bus stop located near the Holiday Inn which stops at Whitegate Road and is then a 6-minute walk to Southend Central station, for the c2c line to London.

  • Greater Anglia Rail Replacement. Greater Anglia will be drafting in rail replacement bus services, located at the bus stop in front of the terminal. Additional staff will point you to the buses and provide information and assistance to make the process as smooth as possible.

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