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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance128 miles (207 km)
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€45)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea cover the 128 miles (207 km) long trip with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £39.

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham for as low as £39  for the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea cost on average?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea train price to come in at an average of £39  one way.

How far is it from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea by train?

The train distance from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea is around 128 miles (207 km).

What train providers offer a service from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea?

For the trip from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When is the earliest train from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea? When is the last train from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea?

The earliest train for this trip departs from Birmingham at 08: 10. The last train leaves from Birmingham at 09: 14. Check Omio for the latest train times from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham to get the best deals?

You can find a train to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham to cost on average £39 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales