You can get from London to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Southend-on-Sea on 11 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£15 - £15|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £15 • 51 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £15 • 51 min|
|Popular travel companies||c2c or c2c|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 36 miles between London and Southend-on-Sea. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 51 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are c2c or c2c among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from London to Southend-on-Sea.
There are 4 travel options from London to Southend-on-Sea: coach, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way from London to Southend-on-Sea is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £15 compared to other travel options to Southend-on-Sea:
A train journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Southend-on-Sea by coach, which costs on average £15 for the same trip.
The fastest way from London to Southend-on-Sea is by train with an average journey time of 51 min.
Other travel options from London to Southend-on-Sea can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 1 h 39 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 36 miles from London to Southend-on-Sea.
The average frequency per day from London to Southend-on-Sea is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Southend-on-Sea 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 London to Southend-on-Sea:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Southend-on-Sea, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from London to Southend-on-Sea with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Southend-on-Sea as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from London to Southend-on-Sea.
When planning your trip between London and Southend-on-Sea, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from London to 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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