How to get from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea

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Travel Information from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance128 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £60 • 3 h 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesChiltern Railways

Travel 128 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea. Chiltern Railways is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea.

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Travel 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.
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You can travel between Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea by coach, flight, ferry or train.

A train is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea with an average travel time for this route around 3 h 24 min.

The Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea distance is approximately 128 miles.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea is:

  • 35 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Southend-on-Sea from Birmingham as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

    • Chiltern Railways can get you to Southend-on-Sea by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Chiltern Railways from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea for £60 on Omio.
    Many of our customers travelling from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea don't make Southend-on-Sea their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Barking or Luton, either of which you could add to your Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Southend-on-Sea to any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Train tickets are costing £60 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets between Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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