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Journey details

Best price 6 $
Journey duration 1 h 4 min
Connections per day 386
First departure: 03:53
Last departure: 23:36
Distance 56km

Cheap train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to London on virail

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Southend-on-Sea to London , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Trains from Southend-on-Sea to London: which companies can you travel with?

To get to London by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Southend-on-Sea to London?

On average, train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to London cost 29,70 $, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 6,00 $.

Trains from Southend-on-Sea to London

Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

For short distances like between Southend-on-Sea and London, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Southend-on-Sea and London?

You can take the train to London at Southend Victoria [ SOV ], which arrives at London Fenchurch Street [ FST ] or London Liverpool Street.

How many daily connections exist to travel to London from Southend-on-Sea by train?

301 connections are available every day to travel from Southend-on-Sea to London by train. Please know that there are 207 routes which are direct lines versus only 94 routes which include at least one change. Consequently, we strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change trains. Please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment.

How long will it take you from Southend-on-Sea to London by train and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 1 hour and 15 minutes to get to London by train, but you will need 1 hour with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 03:03, whereas the last one leaves Southend-on-Sea at 20:03.

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