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There are 6 ways to get from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station by train, subway, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Embankment station District

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the rideshare from Southend-on-Sea to London 42.8 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 24m

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

$21 - $30

Bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Stratford also for Westfield National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Tottenham Court Road N8

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  59m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station 43 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  59m

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station 43 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea and arriving at Tottenham Court Road via Stratford Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Southend Central Station and Leicester Square Underground Station is 36 miles. The road distance is 43 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 22m and costs £10 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1h 22m to get from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southend-on-Sea station.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station is to train which takes 1h 24m and costs £16 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2h 33m.

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Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tottenham Court Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station is 43 miles. It takes approximately 59m to drive from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station.

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  • Distance: 36.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 22m

What companies run services between Southend Central Station, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station via London Stratford also for Westfield, Stratford Bus Station, and Tottenham Court Road in around 2h 33m.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
London Buses
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Southend-on-Sea to London
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Southend Central Station to Leicester Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$190 - $240
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Southend Central Station and Leicester Square Underground Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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