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

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Strood

$28 - $40

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Leigh-on-Sea to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80
  3. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue

$20 - $25

3 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Basildon
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80
  4. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue

$24 - $26

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Strood 40.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Strood 40.7 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southend East Station to Strood. However, there are services departing from Southend East and arriving at Strood via West Ham DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Strood is 15 miles. The road distance is 40.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Strood without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Southend East Station to Strood, including transfers.

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

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Southend East Station to Strood train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Strood is 41 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Southend East Station to Strood.

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There are 344+ hotels available in Strood. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Strood.
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Strood via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 1 h 37 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
Train from Leigh-on-Sea to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Strood
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend East Station to Strood
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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