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There are 6 ways to get from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Waltham Cross

$21 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 59

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders 66 / ...

$25 - $36

Train, line 167 bus, bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Barking
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road 167
  3. Take the bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders 66 / ...

Taxi  •  43m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey 37.9 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  43m

  1. Drive from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey 37.9 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey is to bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue and arriving at Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders via Chelmsford City Centre, station and Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey. However, there are services departing from Southend Victoria and arriving at Waltham Cross via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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The distance between Southend Central Station and Waltham Abbey is 33 miles. The road distance is 37.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey without a car is to train which takes 1h 54m and costs £16 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1h 54m to get from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey, including transfers.

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

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Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey 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 Waltham Abbey is to train which takes 1h 54m and costs £16 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 3h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey.
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  • Distance: 32.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 54m

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

You can take a train from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey via Southend Victoria and Stratford (London) in around 1h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey via Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue, Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station, Chelmsford City Centre, station, and Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station in around 3h 51m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Victoria to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Waltham Cross
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Barking
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton Station to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Swallow Buses
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Waltham Abbey, Bemor Builders
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
swallowcoach.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey
Ave. Duration
43m
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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 Waltham Abbey bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Waltham Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey is 38 miles. It takes approximately 43m to drive from Southend Central Station to Waltham Abbey.

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There are 7325+ hotels available in Waltham Abbey. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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