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Overview: Train from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea cover the 109 miles (175 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 43 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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Trains from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea
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How far is it from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea by train?
The train distance from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea is around 109 miles (175 km).
How long is the train journey to Southend-on-Sea from Leicester?
The train time from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea is on average 2 h 43 min  for the 109 miles (175 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Leicester and Southend-on-Sea by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
How many trains are there from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your trip from Leicester to Southend-on-Sea.