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There are 5 ways to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Stratford station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$22 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus, line 167 bus, train  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Epping, Nicholl Road to Loughton Station 87 / ...
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road 167
  3. Take the train from Barking to Southend Central

Line 46 bus, bus  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Ongar, Four Wantz to Chelmsford City Centre, station 46 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre X30

Taxi  •  46m

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

$110 - $140

Drive  •  46m

  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 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Epping to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Epping, Church and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre via Ongar, Four Wantz and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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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 subway and train which takes 1h 32m and costs £16 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m 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, Travel Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Epping to Southend-on-Sea is 40 miles. It takes approximately 46m to drive from Epping to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Epping to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 28.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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, station, and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station in around 2h 54m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Nicholl Road to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Nicholl Road to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ongar, Four Wantz to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Epping to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk

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