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  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Southend Central

$22 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 301 bus, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Adeyfield, School to Hatfield, The Galleria 301
  2. Take the bus from Hatfield to London Stansted Airport 737
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) X30

$19 - $29

3 alternative options

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

  1. Take the line 758 bus from Adeyfield, School to Finchley Road Station 748 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from Finchley Road Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$22 - $29

Line 320 bus, Tube, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 320 bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth Railway Station 320
  2. Take the Tube from Rickmansworth Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$29 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

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

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £10 - £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 £10 - £15 and takes 1 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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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea station. However, there are services departing from Adeyfield, School and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) via Hatfield and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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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: 2 h 1 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 Underground Station, Moorgate Underground Station, and London Fenchurch Street in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Southend-on-Sea via Hatfield, The Galleria, Hatfield, London Stansted Airport, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finchley Road Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Rickmansworth Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, School to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, School to Hatfield, The Galleria
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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