There are 4 ways to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$54 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Banbury Town Centre, Calthorpe Street (Opp 62) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) S4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Marble Arch X90
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$43 - $61

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Banbury to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport 727
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) X30

$45 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea 115.2 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Banbury and Southend-on-Sea is 96 miles. The road distance is 115.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea station. However, there are services departing from Banbury and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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Banbury to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Map of how to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 95.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Banbury, England and Southend-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, West Ham Underground Station, and West Ham in around 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3, London Stansted Airport, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 5 h.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Banbury to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Banbury Town Centre, Calthorpe Street (Opp 62) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Banbury to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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