How to get from Southend-on-Sea to Dover

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Travel Information to Dover from Southend-on-Sea

distanceDistance37 miles (60 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £52 • 2 h 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSoutheastern

Travel 37 miles (60 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train between Southend-on-Sea and Dover. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Southeastern among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Southend-on-Sea to Dover.

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

Travel to Dover 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 Southend-on-Sea to Dover.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Southend-on-Sea and Dover. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Southend-on-Sea to Dover is by taking a ferry. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Dover:

A ferry is generally £380 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £380 from Southend-on-Sea to Dover.

A ferry journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Dover by plane, which costs on average £1 for the same trip.

A ferry is £52 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Southend-on-Sea to Dover costing on average £52.

The quickest way to travel between Southend-on-Sea and Dover is by train, which takes on average 2 h 36 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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You should expect to travel around 37 miles (60 km) from Southend-on-Sea to Dover.

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Southend-on-Sea, Belton Way East and tend to arrive in Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Southend-on-Sea to Dover:

  • You can travel to Dover from Southend-on-Sea by train with Southeastern. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £52 with Southeastern from Southend-on-Sea to Dover.
Your journey from Southend-on-Sea to Dover doesn't have to end in Dover. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Calais or Paris. If you’d like to add London, Calais or Paris to your Southend-on-Sea to Dover trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Dover today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £380 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £1 one way.
  • The price of a ferry ticket for this route is on average £1 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £52 one way on average.

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

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