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Duration 2h 42m
Distance 75.6 miles
Average price £51
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Eastbourne and Canvey Island takes 2h 42m and the fastest train takes 2h 17m. There is an hourly train service from Eastbourne to Canvey Island. 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. Eastbourne
  2. London Fenchurch Street
  3. South Benfleet
2h 36m
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£29 - £66

Eastbourne to Canvey Island train times

Trains run hourly between Eastbourne and South Benfleet. The earliest departure is at 17:06 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Eastbourne is at 22:24 which arrives into South Benfleet at 06:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Eastbourne to Canvey Island. However, there are services departing from Eastbourne and arriving at Benfleet via East Croydon and London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 36m.

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The distance between Eastbourne and Canvey Island is 54 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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Eastbourne to Canvey Island train services, operated by Southern, depart from Eastbourne station.

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Eastbourne to Canvey Island train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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There are 184+ hotels available in Canvey Island. Prices start at £75 per night.

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