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

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Tube, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the Tube from Epping Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$22 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 46 bus, bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Ongar, Four Wantz to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 46 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) X30 / ...

$19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Epping to Southend-on-Sea 39.8 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Epping to Southend-on-Sea 39.8 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Epping to Southend-on-Sea station. However, there are services departing from Epping, Church and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) via Ongar, Four Wantz and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Epping and Southend-on-Sea is 28 miles. The road distance is 39.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs £16 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Epping to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Ongar, Four Wantz station.

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Epping to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn).

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Map of how to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 28.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

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

You can take a bus from Epping to Southend-on-Sea via Ongar, Four Wantz, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Epping Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ongar, Four Wantz to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road (Warrior Sq)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Epping to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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