There are 4 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Benfleet

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 27 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Southend-on-Sea, Park Tavern (Barons Court/St Marys C of E - Primary associate) to South Benfleet, High Road (Pauls Fishing Tackle Shop) 27 / ...

$5 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet 8 miles

$24 - $30

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet 8 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 11 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Canvey Island is 6 miles. The road distance is 8 miles.

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The train from Southend Central to Benfleet takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 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 South Benfleet, High Road (Pauls Fishing Tackle Shop). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southend Central and arriving at Benfleet. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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

c2c operates a train from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 South Benfleet, High Road (Pauls Fishing Tackle Shop)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
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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