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Duration 1h 25m
Distance 35.8 miles
Average price £16
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Abbey Wood and Southend-on-Sea takes 1h 25m and the fastest train takes 1h 5m. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Abbey Wood to Southend-on-Sea. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
  2. West Ham
  3. Southend-on-Sea
1h 15m
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£12 - £29

Abbey Wood to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Abbey Wood and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 07:11 in the morning, and the last departure from Abbey Wood is at 16:41 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 18:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Abbey Wood to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Plumstead and arriving at Southend Central via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Abbey Wood and Southend-on-Sea is 26 miles. The road distance is 35.8 miles.

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Abbey Wood to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Abbey Wood to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Southend Central station.

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