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

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Train  •  11m

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Benfleet

$5 - $8

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Line 27 bus  •  45m

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to South Benfleet, High Road 21B / ...

Taxi  •  17m

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

$24 - $30

Drive  •  17m

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

$1 - $3

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

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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 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road and arriving at South Benfleet, High Road. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45m.

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

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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 best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island without a car is to train which takes 11m and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Southend Central to Benfleet takes 11m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road station.

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Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island train services, operated by c2c, depart from Southend Central station.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island is to train which takes 11m and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 27 bus, which costs and takes 45m.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 11m

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 11m. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 45m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Whitegate Road to South Benfleet, High Road
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to South Benfleet
Ave. Duration
17m
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
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-on-Sea to Canvey Island bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at South Benfleet, High Road station.

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Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island is 8 miles. It takes approximately 17m to drive from Southend-on-Sea to Canvey Island.

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