Flights, Buses, Trains, 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. Bus$38
    4h 16min · 24 lb of CO2
  3. Train$42
    4h 27min · 49 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$16
    2h 22min · 27 lb of CO2

SEN airport Flights

bus tickets from SEN to EMA

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

SEN airport Buses

bus tickets from Chelmsford to Castle Donington

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

bus tickets from Basildon to Nottingham

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

bus tickets from Chelmsford to Derby

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

bus tickets from Chelmsford to Swadlincote

$39 · 4h 25min
Various bus companies
About $39
Travel Duration
4h 25min

SEN airport Trains

train tickets from Chalkwell to East Midlands Parkway

$43 · 4h 27min
Train Tickets
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 27min

train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to Loughborough

$42 · 4h 21min
Train Tickets
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 21min

train tickets from Chalkwell to Loughborough

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

Drive from SEN airport

Driving from SEN to EMA

$16 · 2h 22min

It's 123 miles between SEN to EMA. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 22min and 2h 29min from SEN to EMA 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 EMA 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 EMA

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

When to book trip from SEN to EMA?

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 EMA. 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 EMA East Midlands - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SEN to EMA. 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 EMA is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SEN/EMA 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 EMA 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 EMA? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of EMA 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 EMA 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 SEN to EMA by car?

The total distance between SEN and EMA 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

National Rail
Train company
3690 routes