Trains from London to Southend-on-Sea

London to Southend-on-Sea train information

London Southend-on-Sea train map

Train duration 0h56m
Arrival Southend-on-Sea, England
Departure London, England
Distance 37 Miles
Train operators c2c, c2c
Lowest train price from £6.00
Average train price £14.00
  • The journey from London, situated in England and Southend-on-Sea, which is in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following rail operators: c2c, c2c.
  • There are 37 miles between both cities and the average train duration connecting London to Southend-on-Sea is normally 0h56m. Travelling by train is normally the quickest solution to go to Southend-on-Sea from London, and it's also more environmentally friendly than taking your car or using the plane.
  • Looking at our data, the best fare to travel by train in the next month is £6.00. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for London to Southend-on-Sea train tickets

from £6.00 MORE 0h58m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £6.10 MORE 2h15m

London - Southend-on-Sea prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from London to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

London - Southend-on-Sea: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Booking your ticket in advance is most of the time cheaper than leaving it to the day you intend to travel. Yet, as you can notice in the graph above, the cost of train tickets London to Southend-on-Sea do not tend to change a lot and cost £10.

Best prices for London to Southend-on-Sea trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between London and Southend-on-Sea by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Southend-on-Sea to London and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Liverpool Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Victoria
£6.00 11/12/2019 12:13 4 days ago
London
Liverpool Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Victoria
£6.00 11/12/2019 11:55 4 days ago
London
Liverpool Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Victoria
£6.00 16/12/2019 12:13 5 days ago
London
Liverpool Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Victoria
£6.00 16/12/2019 11:55 5 days ago
London
Fenchurch Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Central
£12.60 24/11/2019 12:23 c2c 3 days ago
London
Fenchurch Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Central
£12.60 24/11/2019 17:23 c2c 3 days ago
London
Liverpool Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Central
£12.60 24/11/2019 17:45 c2c 3 days ago
London
Fenchurch Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Central
£12.60 24/11/2019 17:40 c2c 3 days ago
London
Fenchurch Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Central
£12.60 24/11/2019 17:53 c2c 3 days ago
London
Fenchurch Street
Southend-on-Sea
Southend Central
£12.60 24/11/2019 12:53 c2c 3 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

London Southend-on-Sea train

Discount London - Southend-on-Sea train tickets

National Railcards can bring you great savings if you're taking the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you might want to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to make great savings for your London Southend-on-Sea train ticket.

  • In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can estimate the number of journeys you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

    For your assessment, you have to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, your savings on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average price of a London Southend-on-Sea ticket is £13.11 (1).

    Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £13.11: £88/£13.11 = 6.71. You will need to make about 7 trips from Southend-on-Sea to London (one way trip) with your railcard to break even.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most train fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
London to Southend-on-Sea train £13.11 £8.74 £4.37 6.73

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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