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There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to West Ham station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Leigh-on-Sea

£12 - £16

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Barking Station N15
  2. Take the train from Barking to Leigh-on-Sea

£12 - £16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 2m

  1. Take a taxi from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea 40.7 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea 40.7 miles

£6 - £9

London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea by subway and train

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Leigh-on-Sea is around 1h 29m and covers a distance of around 37 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 13m. Operated by London Underground (Tube) and c2c, the London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea service departs from Paddington and arrives in Leigh-on-Sea. Typically 681 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 29m
Fastest journey time:
1h 13m
Journey distance:
37 miles
Services per week:
681
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:08
Last service departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea subway and train schedules

London Paddington Station → Leigh-on-Sea
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Leigh-on-Sea is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Leigh-on-Sea via West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Leigh-on-Sea is 36 miles. The road distance is 40.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 20m and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Paddington station.

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London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Leigh-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea is 41 miles. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 20m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Leigh-on-Sea, England?

There is no direct connection from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea. However, you can take the subway to West Ham station, take the walk to West Ham, then take the train to Leigh-on-Sea. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea via Oxford Circus Station John Lewis, Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St, Barking Station, and Barking in around 2h 33m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington to West Ham station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
c2c
Phone
+44 345 744 4422
Email
contact@c2crail.co.uk
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Leigh-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
c2c
Train from Barking to Leigh-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
c2c
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oxford Circus Stn Margaret St to Barking Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from London Paddington Station to Leigh-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk
Putney Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3603 5257
Website
putneycabsairporttransfers.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com

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