Duration 2h 25m
Distance 107.7 miles
Average price £55
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Didcot and Southend-on-Sea takes 2h 25m and the fastest train takes 2h 1m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Didcot 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. Didcot Parkway
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Southend-on-Sea
2h 17m
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£40 - £75

Didcot to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Didcot and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 13:11 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Didcot is at 23:54 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 07:16. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Sunday, June 7, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Didcot to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Didcot Parkway and arriving at Southend Victoria via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Didcot and Southend-on-Sea is 85 miles. The road distance is 107.7 miles.

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Didcot to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Didcot Parkway station.

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

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