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Duration 1h 50m
Distance 54.3 miles
Average price £27
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Harpenden and Canvey Island takes 1h 50m and the fastest train takes 1h 35m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Harpenden 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. Harpenden
  2. West Ham
  3. South Benfleet
1h 44m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£23 - £30

Harpenden to Canvey Island train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Harpenden and South Benfleet. The earliest departure is at 04:28 in the morning, and the last departure from Harpenden is at 16:08 which arrives into South Benfleet at 17:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Harpenden to Canvey Island. However, there are services departing from Harpenden and arriving at Benfleet via Blackfriars station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Harpenden and Canvey Island is 45 miles. The road distance is 54.3 miles.

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Harpenden to Canvey Island train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Harpenden station.

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Harpenden 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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