Burnham-on-Sea travel guide

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With a population of 18,401, Burnham-on-Sea is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Burnham-on-Sea

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Beachcomber at Brean (Warren Road) and Victoria Hotel (25 Victoria Street) are great picks.

When to visit Burnham-on-Sea

Burnham-on-Sea in January
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Burnham-on-Sea in January
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Burnham-on-Sea


Although Burnham-on-Sea doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Bristol Airport (BRS), which is located 16 miles from Burnham-on-Sea.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Burnham-on-Sea, followed by Great Western Railway. The train journey from Burnham-on-Sea to London takes 1h 29m and costs around $48 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Southampton, expect to pay about $18 for a 2h 01m trip.


Another option to get to Burnham-on-Sea is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 125 miles from Burnham-on-Sea. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Burnham-on-Sea, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Cardiff, the bus ride to Burnham-on-Sea takes 60 miles and will cost you around $15. From Birmingham, the ticket costs about $10 for a journey of 105 miles.

Airports near Burnham-on-Sea

Airlines serving Burnham-on-Sea

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British Airways
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Air France
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Etihad Airways
Good (445 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (221 reviews)
ITA Airways
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Aer Lingus
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Aegean Airlines
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Virgin Atlantic
Good (419 reviews)
Kenya Airways
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Where to stay in popular areas of Burnham-on-Sea

Most booked hotels in Burnham-on-Sea

The Royal Hotel
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
The Grand Atlantic Hotel
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
The Sandringham Hotel
Good (7.2, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Burnham-on-Sea

Expect to pay $2.94 per litre in Burnham-on-Sea (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $35.26 and $47.02. The most frequently booked car type in Burnham-on-Sea is Compact (Peugeot 2008 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Fiat 500 or similar) is, on average, 45% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.