Travel from SEN to BHX

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$36 | 3h 58min Train$48 | 3h 44min Bus22 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$237
    4h 29min · 404 lb of CO2
  2. Train$42
    3h 49min · 42 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$41
    4h 40min · 26 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$16
    2h 20min · 27 lb of CO2

SEN airport Flights

bus tickets from SEN to BHX

$237 · 4h 29min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $237
Travel Duration
4h 29min

SEN airport Trains

train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to Marston Green

$48 · 3h 49min
Train
Train Tickets
About $48
Travel Duration
3h 49min
Southend-on-Sea - Prittlewell
National Rail · 1h 28minc2c
London - South Hampstead
Virgin Trains · 2h 21minVT A
Marston Green - Marston Green

train tickets from Chalkwell to Marston Green

$48 · 3h 46min
Train
Train Tickets
About $48
Travel Duration
3h 46min
Leigh on Sea - Leigh-On-Sea
National Rail · 1h 22minc2c
London - South Hampstead
Virgin Trains · 2h 21minVT A
Marston Green - Marston Green

train tickets from Chalkwell to Olton

$42 · 3h 49min
Train
Train Tickets
About $42
Travel Duration
3h 49min
Leigh on Sea - Chalkwell
National Rail · 1h 24minc2c
London - Willesden Junction
Chiltern Railways · 2h 24minCR
Olton - Olton

SEN airport Buses

bus tickets from Basildon to Birmingham

$41 · 4h 40min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 40min

bus tickets from Basildon to Coventry

$36 · 4h 2min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $36
Travel Duration
4h 2min

bus tickets from Chelmsford to Birmingham

$40 · 4h 28min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $40
Travel Duration
4h 28min

bus tickets from Basildon to Warwick

$36 · 3h 58min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $36
Travel Duration
3h 58min

Drive from SEN airport

Driving from SEN to BHX

$16 · 2h 20min

It's 121 miles between SEN to BHX. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 20min and 2h 27min from SEN to BHX under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 34min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to BHX 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 BHX

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

When to book trip from SEN to BHX?

On your trip from SEN to BHX, it is 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 BHX. 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.

SEN to BHX Birmingham - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SEN to BHX. 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 BHX is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SEN/BHX buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from SEN 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 SEN and BHX 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 SEN to BHX? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of BHX 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 BHX 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.

What's the cheapest way from SEN to BHX?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SEN to BHX is by bus. The bus costs $36 roughly and will take 3 hours 58 minutes.

Is there a train from SEN to BHX?

Yes, trains between SEN area and BHX, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 3 hours 49 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Southend-on-Sea, which is about 3 miles from SEN. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at South Hampstead London, Willesden Junction London.

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

The total distance between SEN and BHX is 121 miles and will take you about 2 hours 20 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

Virgin Trains
Train company
43918 routes
National Rail
Train company
3690 routes
Chiltern Railways
Train company
3718 routes