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Overview: Train from Preston to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day

Trains from Preston to Southend-on-Sea cover the 210 miles (339 km) long route taking on average 5 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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FAQs

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

The train distance from Preston to Southend-on-Sea is around 210 miles (339 km).

How many hours does it take from Preston to Southend-on-Sea by train?

On average the train from Preston to Southend-on-Sea duration is 5 h 38 min  for the 210 miles (339 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

How many trains per day are there from Preston to Southend-on-Sea?

The average number of trains departing Preston for Southend-on-Sea is 15 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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