There are 6 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood 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  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Shenfield

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 502 bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive (Priory School - Special needs - Secondary/Primar) to Shenfield Railway Station 502

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, line 9 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Basildon
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Brentwood, High Street (Halifax) 9

$11 - $17

Bus, line 351 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X30
  2. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Shenfield, Crescent Drive 351

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  29 min

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

$90 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

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

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood is to drive which costs £3 - £6 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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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Brentwood is 19 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive (Priory School - Special needs - Secondary/Primar) and arriving at Shenfield Railway Station station. Services depart once daily, 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. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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

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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, Arriva UK operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $8 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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Prittlewell, Gainsborough Drive (Priory School - Special needs - Secondary/Primar) to Shenfield Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Brentwood, High Street (Halifax)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Shenfield, Crescent Drive
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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