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

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Rayleigh

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) 20 / ...

$4 - $7

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Bus via Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr)  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) 20 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh 7.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh 7.2 miles

$1 - $3

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road and arriving at Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southend Victoria and arriving at Rayleigh. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Southend Central Station and Rayleigh is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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The train from Southend Victoria to Rayleigh takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Southend Central Station to Rayleigh bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road station.

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Southend Central Station to Rayleigh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Victoria station.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh is to train which takes 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 38 min.

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Southend Central Station to Rayleigh bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St) station.

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Southend Central Station to Rayleigh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Rayleigh station.

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Map of how to get from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road (Rayleigh High St)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to Rayleigh, Queens Road
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Rayleigh, The Library
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to Rayleigh, The Library
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Central Station to Rayleigh is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh.

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