London to Southend On Sea

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1 suggested route to go from London to Southend On Sea by train, car, bus

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Trip London Southend On Sea

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance36 mi
Direct lineYes

How to get from London to Southend On Sea?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip London Southend On Sea. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of London and Southend On Sea on a map as well as the route London Southend On Sea and the different connecting points (Southend Central Railway Station, Southend East Railway Station, Chalkwell Railway Station, Leigh-on-Sea Railway Station, Shoeburyness Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport London-Southend On Sea

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Train London to Southend On Sea

Is there a direct train for the London-Southend On Sea route?

Indeed, the cities of Southend On Sea and London are linked with a direct train connection. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Southend On Sea and there may be fewer direct trains from London on certain days. To find the cheapest London-Southend On Sea train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity Train London Southend On Sea

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between London and Southend On Sea with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Departure train stations in London

  • London Liverpool Street
  • London Fenchurch Street

Railway stations in Southend On Sea

  • Southend Airport
  • Southend Victoria
  • Southend Central

London Southend On Sea railways companies

The railways Greater Anglia and c2c are the companies that you may travel with for your trip to Southend On Sea.
Greater Anglia London Southend On Seac2c London Southend On Sea

Carpool from London to Southend On Sea

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share London-Southend On Sea car journeys with others. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. So, you have more probabilities to find London-Southend On Sea rides five days before your date of travel than three months. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Southend On Sea.

London to Southend On Sea bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between London and Southend On Sea.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between London and Southend On Sea and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Southend On Sea.

  • Unbeatable prices! On the London Southend On Sea route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.
  • A Wi-Fi connection is available to travellers in most coaches, which is an important asset for a 36 mi trip.
  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from London to Southend On Sea watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!

What are the bus companies operating the London Southend On Sea ?

The journey by coach London Southend On Sea is served by only one bus company: National Express.

National Express London Southend On Sea

Departure bus stations in London

You will have to arrive at your London stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. The name of the destination 'Southend On Sea' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Finally, have your ticket checked by the driver of National Express and get on board after having your luggage in the hold.

  • London Victoria Coach Station

Bus stops at arrival in Southend On Sea

Once the bus has arrived at Southend On Sea, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Southend-on-Sea

Which carriers to travel between London and Southend On Sea?

Railway companies
Greater Anglia provides a rail connection London-Southend On Sea with the train from London Liverpool Street railway station (2.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Southend Airport at arrival (1.6 mi from centre)
c2c transports passengers on a rail line from London to Southend On Sea with the train which leaves London Fenchurch Street station to arrive at Southend Central railway station (England United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Southend-on-Sea (England United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Southend On Sea (36 mi)
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