Duration 8h 1m
Distance 452.1 miles
Average price £273
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dundee and Southend-on-Sea takes 8h 1m and the fastest train takes 7h 5m. There is a train service every few hours from Dundee 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. Dundee
  2. Edinburgh
  3. London Liverpool Street
  4. Southend-on-Sea
7h 30m
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£77 - £544

Dundee to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run hourly between Dundee and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 06:02 in the morning, and the last departure from Dundee is at 23:11 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 11:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Southend Victoria via Edinburgh, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 30m.

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The distance between Dundee and Southend-on-Sea is 374 miles. The road distance is 452.1 miles.

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Dundee to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dundee station.

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

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