There are 6 ways to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Marks Tey
  3. Take the train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)

$26 - $38

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Bus, train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Southchurch, Ilfracombe Avenue (Shops) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X30
  3. Take the train from Chelmsford to Marks Tey
  4. Take the train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)

$24 - $35

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Bus, line 754 bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X30
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) 70 / ...
  3. Take the line 754 bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Sudbury, Bus Station 754

$26

Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Chichester Road to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 3
  2. Take the bus from Halstead, High Street to Sudbury, Sports Ground F315

$31 - $36

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Sudbury 50.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Sudbury 50.2 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southend East Station to Sudbury station. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue (S'nd Travel Ctr) and arriving at Sudbury, Bus Station via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend East Station to Sudbury. However, there are services departing from Southend Victoria and arriving at Sudbury (Suffolk) via Shenfield and Marks Tey. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Sudbury is 35 miles. The road distance is 50.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury, including transfers.

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Southend East Station to Sudbury bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue (S'nd Travel Ctr) station.

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Southend East Station to Sudbury train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Victoria station.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 754 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 28 min.

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Southend East Station to Sudbury bus services, operated by Chambers, arrive at Sudbury, Bus Station.

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Southend East Station to Sudbury train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Sudbury (Suffolk) station.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury.
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  • Distance: 34.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Sudbury via Southend Victoria, Shenfield, and Marks Tey in around 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend East Station to Sudbury via Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue (S'nd Travel Ctr), Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn), and Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Victoria to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Southchurch, Ilfracombe Avenue (Shops) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southchurch, Ilfracombe Avenue (Shops) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue (S'nd Travel Ctr) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Chichester Road to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Halstead, High Street to Sudbury, Sports Ground
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend East Station to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Sudbury is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Southend East Station to Sudbury.

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