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from London to Southend-on-Sea

You can get from London to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information from London to Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £14 • 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesc2c

Take a train to travel 36 miles (58 km) between London and Southend-on-Sea. C2c is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Southend-on-Sea.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Southend-on-Sea

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 London to Southend-on-Sea.

What are my travel options from London to Southend-on-Sea?

Travelling from London to Southend-on-Sea includes taking a train.

What is the fastest way to Southend-on-Sea from London?

The fastest way to travel from London to Southend-on-Sea is by train, which requires on average 52 min   of travel time.

How far is Southend-on-Sea from London?

You should expect to travel around 36 miles (58 km) from London to Southend-on-Sea.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Southend-on-Sea?

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

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between London and Southend-on-Sea as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from London to Southend-on-Sea?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Southend-on-Sea:

    Which travel operators can get me from London to Southend-on-Sea?

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Southend-on-Sea from London:

    • You can go to Southend-on-Sea from London by train with c2c. You'll see cheap train tickets for £14 with c2c from London to Southend-on-Sea on Omio.

    Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Southend-on-Sea ends?

    Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Southend-on-Sea often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Barking, Luton or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Southend-on-Sea itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Southend-on-Sea and any of these top destinations today!

    How far in advance should I book my London to Southend-on-Sea ticket online to get the best deals?

    Before travelling from London to Southend-on-Sea, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • The price of a train ticket is £14 one way on average for this journey.

    But we recommend booking London to Southend-on-Sea tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.