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Southend-on-Sea to London by train

The journey from Southend-on-Sea to London by train is 34.74 mi and takes 1 hr 0 min. There are 36 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:00 AM and the last at 5:06 PM. It is possible to travel from Southend-on-Sea to London by train for as little as $7.30 or as much as $27.01. The best price for this journey is $7.30.

Lowest Price$7.30
Journey Duration1 hr 0 min
Connection per Day36
Lowest Price$7.30
Highest Price$27.01
First Departure4:00 AM
Last Departure5:06 PM
Distance34.74 mi
DepartureSouthend-on-Sea
ArrivalLondon
Carriersc2c, Greater Anglia

Southend-on-Sea to London Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Southend-on-Sea to London?

Prices will vary when you travel from Southend-on-Sea to London. On average, though, you'll pay about $16.12 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $7.30, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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The prices for train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to London vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $16.12. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long is the journey from Southend-on-Sea to London by train?

Traveling from Southend-on-Sea to London by train will usually take 1 hr 0 min. This journey covers a distance of 34.74 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 0 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Southend-on-Sea and London runs for about 34.74 mi and usually takes approximately 1 hr 0 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 0 hr 53 min. If you are trying to get from Southend-on-Sea to London as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When traveling from Southend-on-Sea to London by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Southend-on-Sea by using stations such as Leigh-on-Sea, Elms Hotel,Southend Victoria,Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive,Southend east,Leigh-on-sea. These connect you to stations including London, Marble Arch,London, Victoria Coach Station,London, Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5,London, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5,London Euston,London Southend Airport,London City Airport, LCY,Luton Airport (LTN),Gatwick Airport,London paddington,London bridge,London Stansted Airport,London waterloo east,Waterloo Rue de la Station 220,London St. Pancras International,London, Stratford,LONDON,London Heathrow Airport T3,Southend airport in London. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Southend-on-Sea or in London, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Southend-on-Sea leave for London?

The exact number of journeys from Southend-on-Sea to London can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 36 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Southend-on-Sea to London. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Southend-on-Sea to London varies, but in general, you can expect to find 36 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Southend-on-Sea to London. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to London
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to London.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Southend-on-Sea to London, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Southend-on-Sea to London.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Southend-on-Sea - London train tickets can be found for as low as $9.08 if you’re lucky, or $11.54 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $14.58.

Find the best day to travel to London by train

When travelling to London by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Services on board C2c and Greater Anglia from Southend-on-Sea to London
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Southend-on-Sea to London CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
3.91kg
Bus
4.19kg
Flight
11.18kg
Car
8.94kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Southend-on-Sea to London by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Southend-on-Sea and London are 3.91kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Southend-on-Sea and London? By taking the train between Southend-on-Sea and London you will save 7.27kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.28kg compared to a bus and 5.03kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Southend-on-Sea to London?
A train ticket from Southend-on-Sea to London is $16.12. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $7.30.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Southend-on-Sea to London?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Southend-on-Sea to London is $7.30. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Southend-on-Sea and London by train?
Southend-on-Sea to London is 34.74 mi.
How long does the train between Southend-on-Sea and London take?
Southend-on-Sea to London is on average 1 hr 0 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 53 min.
Which companies operate from Southend-on-Sea to London?
The train journey from Southend-on-Sea to London is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: c2c and Greater Anglia.
How many train connections per day go from Southend-on-Sea to London?
Southend-on-Sea to London has 36 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Southend-on-Sea to London leave?
The earliest train from Southend-on-Sea to London departs at 4:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Southend-on-Sea to London depart?
The latest train from Southend-on-Sea to London departs at 5:06 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Southend-on-Sea to London in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $7.30 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Southend-on-Sea to London?
There are on average 36 direct connection(s) from Southend-on-Sea to go to London.
What's the fastest journey time between Southend-on-Sea to London by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Southend-on-Sea and London is 0 hr 53 min.
Is there a direct train from Southend-on-Sea to London?
Yes, there is a direct train between Southend-on-Sea and London.
What are the CO2 emissions for Southend-on-Sea to London by train?
The train journey from Southend-on-Sea to London creates 3.91kg of CO2 emissions.

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