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from London to Southend-on-Sea

You can get from London to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Southend-on-Sea on May 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:05AMLondon Fenchurch Street0h53 08:58AMSouthend Central
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08:05AMLondon Fenchurch Street0h53 08:58AMSouthend Central
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08:14AMLondon Fenchurch Street0h54 09:08AMSouthend Central
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08:20AMLondon Fenchurch Street0h55 09:15AMSouthend Central
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08:29AMLondon Fenchurch Street1h00 09:29AMSouthend Central
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May 26
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Travel Information to Southend-on-Sea from London

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $18 (€17) • 52 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€17) • 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesc2c or c2c

Travel 36 miles (58 km) by bus or train between London and Southend-on-Sea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 52 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are c2c or c2c among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Southend-on-Sea.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Southend-on-Sea

Travel 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 London to Southend-on-Sea.
FAQs

How do I reach Southend-on-Sea from London?

There are 2 ways to get from London to Southend-on-Sea: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Southend-on-Sea?

The cheapest way to go to Southend-on-Sea from London is by taking a train, which costs on average $18 (€17).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Southend-on-Sea:

Taking a train is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $19 (€17) for this route.

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

The quickest way to travel between London and Southend-on-Sea is by train, which takes on average 52 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 1 h 47 min.

How far is it from London to Southend-on-Sea?

Southend-on-Sea is approximately 36 miles (58 km) away from London.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Southend-on-Sea?

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

  • 50 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Southend-on-Sea as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from London to Southend-on-Sea, where do I depart from London and where do I arrive in Southend-on-Sea?

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

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from London to Southend-on-Sea?

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

    • C2c can take you to Southend-on-Sea by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for c2c from London to Southend-on-Sea for $19 (€17).
    • C2c can take you to Southend-on-Sea by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for c2c from London to Southend-on-Sea for $18 (€17).

    Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Southend-on-Sea ends?

    Your trip from London to Southend-on-Sea doesn't have to end in Southend-on-Sea. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Barking, Luton or Birmingham. If you’d like to add Barking, Luton or Birmingham to your London to Southend-on-Sea tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Southend-on-Sea today!

    How early should I buy London to Southend-on-Sea tickets online to score the best deals?

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

    • Bus tickets cost on average $19 (€17) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing $18 (€17) one way on average.

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