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from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh

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Travel Information between Southend-on-Sea and Edinburgh

distanceDistance343 miles (553 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£36 - £93
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £36 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £36 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or London North Eastern Railway

Take a flight or train to travel 343 miles (553 km) from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £36. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh
Travel to Edinburgh 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 Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh.
What are my Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh travel options?

There are 2 ways to travel between Southend-on-Sea and Edinburgh including taking a flight or train.

How do I get from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £36 compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A flight is £58 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh costing on average £93.

What is the fastest way to Edinburgh from Southend-on-Sea?

The fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Southend-on-Sea is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Edinburgh that can usually take longer:

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What is the distance from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 343 miles (553 km) from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh.

How many services a day are there to Edinburgh from Southend-on-Sea?

The average frequency per day from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Southend-on-Sea and Edinburgh as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh:

    Which travel operators can get me from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with easyJet for flights to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for £36.
    • London North Eastern Railway can take you to Edinburgh by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for London North Eastern Railway from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh for £93.
    Where else should I travel to after my journey to Edinburgh from Southend-on-Sea ends?
    Many of our customers travelling from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh don't make Edinburgh their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Glasgow or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Southend-on-Sea and Edinburgh trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Edinburgh to any of these top destinations today!
    When should I purchase a ticket from Southend-on-Sea to Edinburgh online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip to Edinburgh from Southend-on-Sea, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets cost on average £36 one way.
    • Train tickets are costing £93 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets between Southend-on-Sea and Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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