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There are 5 ways to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Limehouse

$14 - $20

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Bus  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Stratford also for Westfield National Express

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, line 241 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 241 bus from Stratford Bus Station to Custom House, Leslie Road 241

$20 - $27

Taxi  •  46m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London 36.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  46m

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London 36.6 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea and arriving at Custom House, Leslie Road via Stratford Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London. However, there are services departing from Southend Central and arriving at Custom House via Limehouse DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Southend Central Station and ExCeL London is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 10m to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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Southend Central Station to ExCeL London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southend-on-Sea station.

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Southend Central Station to ExCeL London train services, operated by c2c, depart from Southend Central station.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs £10 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

What companies run services between Southend Central Station, England and ExCeL London, England?

c2c operates a train from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 49m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Custom House, Leslie Road
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Southend Central Station to ExCeL London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Stratford also for Westfield station.

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Southend Central Station to ExCeL London train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Limehouse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Central Station to ExCeL London is 37 miles. It takes approximately 46m to drive from Southend Central Station to ExCeL London.

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There are 9099+ hotels available in ExCeL London. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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