Travel alerts

Important passenger notice

Plan your journey in advance.

There are some engineering works impacting rail travel between London Southend Airport and London.

Saturday 9th November Due to overhead line renewal work, all lines will be closed between Shenfield and Southend Victoria all day. As a result, buses will replace trains between Shenfield and Southend Victoria.

Sunday 10th November Due to overhead line renewal work, all lines will be closed between Shenfield and Southend Victoria all day. As a result, buses will replace trains between Shenfield and Southend Victoria.

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

Alternative transport between London Southend Airport and London

  • 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.

  • Taxi or X30 bus service to Southend Central. Taxi to Southend Central, journey time approx 8 minutes. Bus service - 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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