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

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Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Southend Central

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 27 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road to Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern 27

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Southend-on-Sea 8.2 miles

$25 - $30

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Southend-on-Sea 8.2 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Benfleet and arriving at Southend Central. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Canvey Island and Southend-on-Sea is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Benfleet to Southend Central takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road station.

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Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, depart from Benfleet station.

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The best way to get from Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea is to train which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 27 bus, which costs and takes 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

c2c operates a train from South Benfleet to Southend-on-Sea every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from South Benfleet to Southend-on-Sea every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road to Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea is 8 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Canvey Island to Southend-on-Sea.

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