There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Line 473 bus, train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 473 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station 473
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$19 - $27

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station 37.4 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station 37.4 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Southend Central Station 37.4 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 47 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Southend Central Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 37.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Southend Central Station. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Southend Central via West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station.
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  • Distance: 28.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Southend Central Station, England?

c2c operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
c2c
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
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Southend Central Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Southend Central Station
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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