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There are 6 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Shenfield

$10 - $15

5 alternative options

Line 502 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive to Shenfield station 502

Train, line 9 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Basildon
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Brentwood, High Street 9

Bus, line 351 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station X30
  2. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Shenfield, Crescent Drive 351

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood 21.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood 21.1 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive and arriving at Shenfield station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southend Victoria and arriving at Shenfield. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Brentwood is 19 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs £8 - £12.

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The train from Southend Victoria to Shenfield takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive station.

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Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Victoria station.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood is to train which takes 34 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can line 502 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood 5 times a week, and the journey takes 1 h 5 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
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive to Shenfield station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Brentwood, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Shenfield, Crescent Drive
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Shenfield station.

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Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Shenfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood is 21 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood.

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