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There are 4 ways to get from Southend East Station to Charing Cross by train, subway, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Embankment station District

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Southend-on-Sea to London 42.8 miles

$6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Charing Cross 43.4 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Charing Cross 43.4 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Southend East Station to Charing Cross is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend East Station to Charing Cross is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 1 h.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Charing Cross is 37 miles. The road distance is 43.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Charing Cross without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Southend East Station to Charing Cross, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Charing Cross is 43 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Southend East Station to Charing Cross.

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There are 8472+ hotels available in Charing Cross. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Southend East Station and Charing Cross. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Charing Cross.
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  • Distance: 37.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

There is no direct connection from Southend East Station to Charing Cross. However, you can take the train to West Ham, take the walk to West Ham station, then take the subway to Embankment station. Alternatively, BlaBlaCar operates a vehicle from Southend East Station to Charing Cross 3 times a day. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to West Ham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Southend-on-Sea to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Southend East Station to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$200 - $240
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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