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from Southend-on-Sea to London

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

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Travel Information between Southend-on-Sea and London

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £15 • 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesc2c

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

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

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

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

The fastest way to travel from Southend-on-Sea to London is by train with an average journey time of 56 min.

How many miles are between Southend-on-Sea and London

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

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

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

  • 50 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Southend-on-Sea? Where do I arrive in London?

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

    Which travel companies can take me from Southend-on-Sea to London?

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

    • Travel with c2c for trains to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for c2c Southend-on-Sea to London tickets on Omio for £15.
    Is there a way to travel directly from Southend-on-Sea to London?

    Yes, there is a direct route available from Southend-on-Sea to London:

    • You'll find 50 direct trains per day with Greater Anglia or c2c.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Southend-on-Sea and London.

    What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Southend-on-Sea to London?
    Your journey from Southend-on-Sea to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Southend-on-Sea to London trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
    How early should I purchase Southend-on-Sea to London tickets online to score the best deals?

    Before travelling from Southend-on-Sea to London, 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 £15 one way on average for this route.

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