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Duration 1h 45m
Distance 65.4 miles
Average price £26
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Southend East takes 1h 45m and the fastest train takes 1h 27m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southend East. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. London Fenchurch Street
  3. Southend East
2h 2m
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£18 - £35

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southend East train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Southend East. The earliest departure is at 22:21 at night, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 23:36 which arrives into Southend East at 05:56. All services require a transfer at London Bridge and take an average of 1h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southend East. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Southend East via London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Southend East is 47 miles. The road distance is 65.4 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southend East train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Southend East train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Southend East station.

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