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

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Train  •  23m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Rayleigh

$4 - $7

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Bus  •  37m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road 20 / ...

$5 - $7

Bus via Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road  •  38m

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

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  12m

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

$30 - $45

Drive  •  12m

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh 7.2 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre and arriving at Rayleigh, Eastwood Road. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37m.

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

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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 23m and costs £3 - £6.

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The train from Southend Victoria to Rayleigh takes 15m 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, Travel Centre 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 23m and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £6 and takes 37m.

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

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 $4 - $7 and the journey takes 15m. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh every 10 minutes, and the journey takes 37m. Arriva UK also services this route every 15 minutes.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Travel Centre to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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, Travel Centre to Rayleigh, The Library
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to Rayleigh, Queens Road
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 30 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
49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Central Station to Rayleigh
Ave. Duration
12m
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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 Rayleigh bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Rayleigh, Eastwood Road station.

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

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

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There are 282+ hotels available in Rayleigh. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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