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There are 5 ways to get from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train Greater Anglia  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$27 - $43

Cheapest option

Train c2c  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Potters Bar to Moorgate
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Southend Central

$21 - $29

3 alternative options

Line 313 bus, line 97 bus, train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 313 bus from Potters Bar station to Chingford Station 313
  2. Take the line 97 bus from Chingford Station to Stratford City Bus Station 97
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$22 - $29

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea 46.5 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea 46.5 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Potters Bar and arriving at Southend Central via London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Potters Bar and Southend-on-Sea is 41 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £20 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Potters Bar station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea is 47 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 40.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 58 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Moorgate
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Potters Bar station to Chingford Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Chingford Station to Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Potters Bar to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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