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There are 4 ways to get from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea by train, taxi or car

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Train c2c  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Train Greater Anglia  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$23 - $32

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea 35.8 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea 35.8 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £120 - £160 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Plumstead station to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Southend Central via West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Plumstead and Southend-on-Sea is 27 miles. The road distance is 35.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Southend Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea is 36 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Plumstead, Greater London, England and Southend-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea via West Ham DLR Station and West Ham in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
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
Greater Anglia
Other operators
Taxi from Plumstead to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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