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Cheap train tickets from Romford to Southend-on-Sea

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun


The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Romford to Southend-on-Sea is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Train timetableRomford to Southend-on-Sea

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Train times from Romford to Southend-on-Sea

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Fastest Journey

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1 h 3 m

Trains per day



37 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Romford for Southend-on-Sea every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Romford to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia or c2c

Trains from Romford to Southend-on-Sea cover the 22 miles long trip taking on average 44 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia or c2c. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £15, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £9.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia and c2c trains Romford to Southend-on-Sea

Travel to Southend-on-Sea from Romford from £9 with Omio’s train partners Abellio Greater Anglia and c2c! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Train information from Romford to Southend-on-Sea with Abellio Greater Anglia:

  • Average Duration: 44 min
  • Cheapest Price: £20
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Romford to Southend-on-Sea train

FAQs: Travel by train from Romford 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 Romford to Southend-on-Sea.
Cheap train tickets from Romford to Southend-on-Sea can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Romford to Southend-on-Sea is £15; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Romford to Southend-on-Sea train travel time is 44 min   for the 22 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Romford to Southend-on-Sea leaves at 04: 38. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Romford to Southend-on-Sea leaves at 23: 36.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Romford to Southend-on-Sea without having to change trains with Abellio Greater Anglia. There are 5 direct trains from Romford to Southend-on-Sea each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Romford to Southend-on-Sea train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Abellio Greater Anglia or c2c. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Romford and Southend-on-Sea to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 36.
A day trip to Southend-on-Sea from Romford is worth doing with a journey time of 44 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Romford to Southend-on-Sea is December.
You have options as you can travel between Romford and Southend-on-Sea 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Romford and Southend-on-Sea

The major railway station for departures from Romford is Romford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Romford for your trip from Romford to Southend-on-Sea.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services will depart from: Atlanta Boulevard for both Westbound and Eastbound services Click here for map

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