There are 5 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow 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  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Harlow Town Stansted Express

$41 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, line 59 bus  •  2 h 22 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 59 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow, Burnt Mill School 59

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus Arrow Taxi, line 59 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Chichester Road to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 3
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow, Burnt Mill School 59

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow 39.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

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

You can take a train from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Harlow Town
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$37
Business
$32
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.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
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow, Burnt Mill School
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Chichester Road to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Harlow is 49 km. The road distance is 63 km.

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £130 - £160.

No, there is no direct train from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow. However, there are services departing from Southend Victoria and arriving at Harlow Town via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) and arriving at Harlow, Burnt Mill School via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Harlow, including transfers.