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

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Train  •  2h 44m

  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 - $37

5 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the train from Southend East to Basildon
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Chelmsford to Marks Tey
  4. Take the train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)

Bus, line 754 bus  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street 70 / ...
  3. Take the line 754 bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Sudbury, Bus Station 754

Line 1 bus, line 3 bus, line 70 bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Southchurch, Ilfracombe Avenue to Rayleigh, The Library 1
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Rayleigh, The Library to Chelmsford City Centre, station 3
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Marks Tey, station 70 / ...

Taxi  •  1h 2m

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

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Sudbury 50.2 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend East Station to Sudbury is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend East Station to Sudbury station. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue and arriving at Sudbury, Bus Station via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and Colchester Town Centre, Head Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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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 2h 44m.

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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 2h 44m and costs £20 - £29.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m 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 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 2h 44m and costs £20 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus and line 754 bus, which costs and takes 4h 49m.

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

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 2h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend East Station to Sudbury via Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue, Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station, and Colchester Town Centre, Head Street in around 4h 49m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Victoria to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
34m
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
31m
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
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
c2c
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
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Marks Tey, station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Southchurch, Ilfracombe Avenue to Rayleigh, The Library
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, The Library to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend East Station to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
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
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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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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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Sudbury is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Southend East Station to Sudbury.

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