Duration 2h 41m
Distance 129.3 miles
Average price £53
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Coventry and Southend-on-Sea takes 2h 41m and the fastest train takes 2h 8m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Coventry 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. Coventry
  2. London Fenchurch Street
  3. Southend-on-Sea
2h 27m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£40 - £138

Coventry to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Coventry and Southend-on-Sea. The service departs Coventry at 21:32 at night, which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 01:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Coventry to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Coventry and arriving at Southend Central via Euston station and London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Coventry and Southend-on-Sea is 113 miles. The road distance is 129.3 miles.

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Coventry to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Coventry station.

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

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There are 274+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at £75 per night.

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