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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station X80

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Stone Crossing

$21 - $32

3 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Basildon
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...

Taxi  •  40m

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Bluewater 31.2 miles

$85 - $100

Drive  •  40m

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Bluewater 31.2 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Southend East Station to Bluewater is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend East Station to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend East Station to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Southend East and arriving at Stone Crossing via West Ham DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Bluewater is 21 miles. The road distance is 31.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Bluewater without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 10m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 10m to get from Southend East Station to Bluewater, including transfers.

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Southend East Station to Bluewater train services, operated by c2c, depart from Southend East station.

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Southend East Station to Bluewater train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Stone Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Bluewater is 31 miles. It takes approximately 40m to drive from Southend East Station to Bluewater.

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There are 426+ hotels available in Bluewater. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 10m

What companies run services between Southend East Station, England and Bluewater, England?

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Bluewater via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Stone Crossing in around 2h 29m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to West Ham
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Ham DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Stone Crossing
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
ensignbus.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend East Station to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
40m
Estimated price
$85 - $100
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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