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Train Information to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge

distanceDistance52 miles (84 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 47 min
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 51 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreater Anglia

Trains from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea cover the 52 miles (84 km) long route taking on average 2 h 47 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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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.
How many miles is it from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea by train?
You should expect to travel around 52 miles (84 km)  from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea by train.
How long does it take from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea by train?
On average the Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea train time is 2 h 47 min  covering the 52 miles (84 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train providers can get me from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea?
When taking a train from Cambridge to Southend-on-Sea, you can count on Greater Anglia for the best way to get you to Southend-on-Sea. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Cambridge and Southend-on-Sea and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services are there to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge a day?
The average number of trains departing Cambridge for Southend-on-Sea is 51 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 trip to Southend-on-Sea from Cambridge.