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Duration 2h 31m
Distance 77.2 miles
Average price £28
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Sunbury-on-Thames and Southend-on-Sea takes 2h 31m and the fastest train takes 2h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Sunbury-on-Thames 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. Upper Halliford
  2. West Ham
  3. Southend-on-Sea
1h 59m
£19 - £33

Sunbury-on-Thames to Southend-on-Sea train times

Trains run every three hours between Sunbury-on-Thames and Southend-on-Sea. The earliest departure is at 18:44 in the evening, and the last departure from Sunbury-on-Thames is at 23:29 which arrives into Southend-on-Sea at 07:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Saturday, October 31, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Sunbury-on-Thames to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Upper Halliford and arriving at Southend Central via Waterloo station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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The distance between Sunbury-on-Thames and Southend-on-Sea is 50 miles. The road distance is 77.2 miles.

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Sunbury-on-Thames to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Upper Halliford station.

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Sunbury-on-Thames to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Southend Central station.

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There are 129+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at £75 per night.

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