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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance128 miles (207 km)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea cover the 128 miles (207 km) long journey with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Southend-on-Sea, Belton Way East.

Coach companies: National Express Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea

Travel between Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea on National Express coaches with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham

    Take the bus to Southend-on-Sea easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea.

    How many miles is it from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea by coach?

    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham via coach to be approximately 128 miles (207 km).

    What is the departure coach station in Birmingham and arrival coach station in Southend-on-Sea?

    Some of the Birmingham coach stations to Southend-on-Sea you can start your journey from include Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Southend-on-Sea include Southend-on-Sea, Belton Way East, Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff-on-Sea and Southend-on-sea, Chichester Road.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arriving in Southend-on-Sea, Belton Way East.

    Where is the Birmingham coach station located? Where is the Southend-on-Sea coach station located?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre of Birmingham.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Southend-on-Sea, Belton Way East, is located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre of Southend-on-Sea.

    Which coach companies can get me from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea?

    Take the Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.