Duration 1h 58m
Distance 65.4 miles
Average price £36
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Berkhamsted and Southend-on-Sea takes 1h 58m and the fastest train takes 1h 44m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Berkhamsted 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. Berkhamsted
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Southend-on-Sea
2h 13m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£30 - £43

Berkhamsted to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Berkhamsted and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 03:59 in the morning, and the last departure from Berkhamsted is at 23:45 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 01:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Berkhamsted to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Berkhamsted and arriving at Southend Victoria via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Berkhamsted and Southend-on-Sea is 57 miles. The road distance is 65.4 miles.

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Berkhamsted to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Berkhamsted station.

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Berkhamsted to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Southend Victoria station.

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