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

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Train  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the train from Sidcup to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Southend Central

£14 - £28

Cheapest option

Line 492 bus, train  •  3h

  1. Take the line 492 bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Bluewater, Bus Station 492
  2. Take the train from Chafford Hundred to Southend Central

£8 - £12

3 alternative options

Line 286 bus, train  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the line 286 bus from Sidcup, Carlton Road Sidcup to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Cen Cutty Sark 286
  2. Take the train from Limehouse to Southend Central

£12 - £20

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea 38.5 miles

£90 - £120

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea 38.5 miles

£6 - £10

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Sidcup and arriving at Southend Central via London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Sidcup and Southend-on-Sea is 28 miles. The road distance is 38.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1h 46m and costs £14 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1h 46m to get from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Sidcup station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea is 39 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 27.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 46m

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

You can take a train from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea via London Bridge and London Fenchurch Street in around 1h 46m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Limehouse to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Chafford Hundred to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
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 Sidcup, Carlton Road Sidcup to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Cen Cutty Sark
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Arriva London South
Other operators
Taxi from Sidcup to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£90 - £120
Cannon Cars
Phone
+44 20 8777 8888
Website
cannoncars.co.uk
Bromley South Cars Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8464 4441
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290

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