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

$59 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus, Tube  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Banbury Town Centre, Calthorpe Street (Opp 62) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop T1) S4
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place X90
  3. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station

$41 - $55

2 alternative options

Train, line 205 bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Marylebone Station to Liverpool Street Station 205
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$67 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

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

$24 - $40

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.

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 - $65
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria Underground Station to Upminster Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marylebone Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Banbury Town Centre, Calthorpe Street (Opp 62) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop T1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road Bressenden Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea?

The distance between Banbury and Southend-on-Sea is 153 km. The road distance is 184 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea?

The cheapest way to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea?

The quickest way to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £17 - £26.

How long does it take to get from Banbury to Southend-on-Sea?

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