There are 4 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Tube, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Line 205 bus, train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Liverpool Street Station 205 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$22 - $30

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea 43.3 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea 43.3 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 1 h.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Southend-on-Sea is 36 miles. The road distance is 43.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Southend-on-Sea, England?

There is no direct connection from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea. However, you can take the Tube to West Ham Underground Station, take the walk to West Ham, then take the train to Southend Central. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea via Liverpool Street Station and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from King's Cross Station to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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