Duration 3h 20m
Distance 165 miles
Average price £169
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Brussels and Southend-on-Sea takes 3h 20m and the fastest train takes 3h 12m. The train service runs several times per day from Brussels 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. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Southend-on-Sea
3h 26m
£109 - £329

Brussels to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run five times a day between Brussels and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 12:52 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Brussels is at 20:22 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 22:34. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Southend Victoria via Ebbsfleet International and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Brussels and Southend-on-Sea is 165 miles.

Brussels to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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

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Southend-on-Sea is 1h behind Brussels. It is currently 7:50 AM in Brussels and 6:50 AM in Southend-on-Sea.

There are 299+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at £49 per night.

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