There are 3 ways to get from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Newmarket to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) X30

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Newmarket to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Shenfield
  3. Take the train from Shenfield to Southend Victoria

$46 - $68

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea 71.1 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Newmarket and Southend-on-Sea is 51 miles. The road distance is 71.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea station. However, there are services departing from Newmarket and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Newmarket and arriving at Southend Victoria via Ipswich and Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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The best way to get from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs £12 - £20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 50.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea via London Stansted Airport and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newmarket to Southend-on-Sea via Ipswich and Shenfield in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Newmarket to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Southend Victoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.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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