Duration 5h 9m
Distance 242.4 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Devon and Southend-on-Sea takes 5h 9m and the fastest train takes 4h 21m. There is a train service every few hours from Devon 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. Exeter St Davids
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Southend-on-Sea
4h 44m
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£85 - £182

Devon to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run hourly between Devon and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 07:10 in the morning, and the last departure from Devon is at 23:22 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 10:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Devon to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Yeoford and arriving at Southend Victoria via Exeter St Davids, Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 44m.

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The distance between Devon and Southend-on-Sea is 202 miles. The road distance is 242.4 miles.

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Devon to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Exeter St Davids station.

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

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There are 333+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at £75 per night.

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