EMA to SEN

Flights, Trains, Buses, Drive

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$38 | 4h 16min Bus$38 | 4h 16min Bus24 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$238
    4h 30min · 404 lb of CO2
  2. Train$42
    4h 28min · 49 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$38
    4h 16min · 24 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$16
    2h 22min · 27 lb of CO2

EMA airport Flights

bus tickets from EMA to SEN

$238 · 4h 30min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $238
Travel Duration
4h 30min

EMA airport Trains

train tickets from East Midlands Parkway to Chalkwell

$43 · 4h 28min
Train
Train Tickets
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 28min

train tickets from Loughborough to Southend-on-Sea

$42 · 4h 24min
Train
Train Tickets
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 24min

train tickets from Loughborough to Chalkwell

$42 · 4h 18min
Train
Train Tickets
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 18min

EMA airport Buses

bus tickets from Castle Donington to Chelmsford

$38 · 4h 16min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $38
Travel Duration
4h 16min

bus tickets from Swadlincote to Basildon

$41 · 4h 42min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 42min

bus tickets from Nottingham to Basildon

$41 · 4h 38min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 38min

bus tickets from Derby to Chelmsford

$41 · 4h 35min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 35min

Drive from EMA airport

Driving from EMA to SEN

$16 · 2h 22min

It's 123 miles between EMA to SEN. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 22min and 2h 29min from EMA to SEN under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 36min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to SEN by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to SEN

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from EMA to SEN?

For short-haul trips, it's best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to SEN. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

EMA to SEN Southend - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from EMA to SEN. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to SEN is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the EMA/SEN buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from EMA is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between EMA and SEN during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from EMA to SEN? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of SEN traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to SEN is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

How long does it take from EMA to SEN by car?

The total distance between EMA and SEN is 123 miles and will take you about 2 hours 22 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $16.

Travel companies on this route

East Midlands Trains
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