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There are 5 ways to get from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1 h 25 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 48 min

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

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Stratford also for Westfield National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Tottenham Court Road N8

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station 43.5 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station 43.5 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea and arriving at Tottenham Court Road via Stratford Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Leicester Square Underground Station is 37 miles. The road distance is 43.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station, including transfers.

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Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southend-on-Sea station.

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Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Tottenham Court Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station is 44 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station.

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There are 9127+ hotels available in Leicester Square Underground Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 37.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Southend East Station, England and Leicester Square Underground Station, England?

You can take a bus from Southend East Station to Leicester Square Underground Station via Southend-on-Sea, London Stratford also for Westfield, Stratford Bus Station, and Tottenham Court Road in around 2 h 53 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
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Tottenham Court Road
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
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.

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

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