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

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Train, subway  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to St. John's Wood station Jubilee

$15 - $21

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Bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo National Express

$10 - $16

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Camden Road

$22 - $32

Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Central Station to London Zoo 45.6 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to London Zoo 45.6 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Central Station to London Zoo is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Central Station to London Zoo is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Central Station to London Zoo. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue and arriving at London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Southend Central Station and London Zoo is 38 miles. The road distance is 45.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to London Zoo without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 34m and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Southend Central Station to London Zoo, including transfers.

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Southend Central Station to London Zoo bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue station.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to London Zoo is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs £17 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £13 and takes 3h 42m.

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Southend Central Station to London Zoo bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Central Station to London Zoo is 46 miles. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Southend Central Station to London Zoo.

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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

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

You can take a train from Southend Central Station to London Zoo via Southend Victoria, Stratford (London), Camden Road, Camden Town, Camden Road Station, and Primrose Hill, Regent's Park Road in around 1h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Central Station to London Zoo via Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue, Stansted Airport London, and London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo in around 3h 42m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Camden Road
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$5 - $8
Oyster Card
$3 - $5
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Stansted Airport London to London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Central Station to London Zoo
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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