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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$30 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 758 bus, subway, train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 758 bus from Adeyfield, The Queen's Square to Finchley Road Station 748 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Finchley Road station to West Ham station
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$28 - $35

3 alternative options

Line 320 bus, subway, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 320 bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth station 320
  2. Take the subway from Rickmansworth station to Liverpool Street station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$29 - $42

Bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre X30

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea 59.6 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Southend-on-Sea is 52 miles. The road distance is 59.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £22 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 4 min.

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Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea.

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  • Distance: 52.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea via London Euston, Euston Square station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea via Stansted Airport London and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 4 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finchley Road station to West Ham station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Rickmansworth station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, The Queen's Square to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com

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