Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea train

Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea

Showing times and prices for Jul 07

Cheapest

12

Average

30

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Greater Anglia
07:03AMCambridge2h31 09:34AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
121One-way
Greater Anglia
07:47AMCambridge2h47 10:34AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
341One-way
Greater Anglia
07:18AMCambridge2h36 09:54AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
441One-way

Train schedule from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 7
Greater Anglia
07:03AMCambridge2h31 09:34AMSouthend-on-Sea
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Greater Anglia
07:18AMCambridge2h36 09:54AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
07:47AMCambridge2h47 10:34AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea

Showing times and prices for Jul 07

Fastest Journey

2 h 31 m

Average

2 h 38 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

84 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Cambridge for Southend-on-Sea every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Greater Anglia
07:03AMCambridge2h31 09:34AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
121One-way
Greater Anglia
07:18AMCambridge2h36 09:54AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
441One-way
Greater Anglia
07:47AMCambridge2h47 10:34AMSouthend-on-Sea
0 transfers
341One-way

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance52 miles (84 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency59 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 59 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Northern, Greater Anglia or Thameslink

Trains from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea cover the 52 miles (84 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Great Northern, Greater Anglia or Thameslink. Normally, there are 59 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $56 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€44).

Train companies: Great Northern, Thameslink and Abellio Greater Anglia from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea trains

You can travel by train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea with Great Northern, Thameslink and Abellio Greater Anglia for as low as $47 (€44). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge, check Omio for Thameslink trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 52 miles (84 km) trip from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Thameslink trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Thameslink train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Thameslink train on Omio. If you search for trains between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Thameslink tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Thameslink trains to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge starting at $59 (€55), buy your official Thameslink tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

It’s easy to book your Abellio Greater Anglia train ticket between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea online with Omio! Simply check the current Abellio Greater Anglia train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Abellio Greater Anglia train tickets online. Prices for Abellio Greater Anglia trains between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea start at $47 (€44) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 52 miles (84 km). If you search for Abellio Greater Anglia trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Abellio Greater Anglia tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea Abellio Greater Anglia train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Great Northern train to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Great Northern train between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Great Northern train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 52 miles (84 km) journey from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea, you can check straight away if the Great Northern ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Great Northern Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Great Northern from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 9 min
  • Great Northern frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea

Travel by train 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 Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea for as low as $47 (€44)  for the next 7 days.
The train price to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge is on average $56 (€52)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea is around 52 miles (84 km).
The Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea train duration is on average 2 h 33 min, which is to be expected when traveling 52 miles (84 km) between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Take the Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea train with Great Northern, Greater Anglia or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 59 trains a day from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea at 7: 03 AM. The last train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea that you can take departs at 1: 53 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $56 (€52) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cambridge
Southend-on-Sea
The major railway station for departures from Cambridge is Cambridge. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cambridge for your journey to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Cambridge
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Cambridge North
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From bus stop on station forecourt.

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