There are 4 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon by train, bus, 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  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Basildon

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 28 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 28 bus from Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern (Barons Court/St Marys C of E - Primary associate) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 28

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon 14.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon 14.6 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon is to train which costs £5 - £7 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Basildon is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.6 miles.

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The train from Southend Central to Basildon takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern (Barons Court/St Marys C of E - Primary associate) and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southend Central and arriving at Basildon. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon is to train which takes 18 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 28 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Southend-on-Sea, England and Basildon, England?

c2c operates a train from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Basildon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern (Barons Court/St Marys C of E - Primary associate) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Basildon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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