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There are 5 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Hemel Hempstead

$30 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Hemel Hempstead National Express / ...

$13 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, subway, line 758 bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Finchley Road station
  3. Take the line 758 bus from Finchley Road Station to Adeyfield, Great Road 748 / ...

$29 - $35

Train, subway, line 320 bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Rickmansworth station
  3. Take the line 320 bus from Rickmansworth, High Street to Adeyfield, Great Road 320

$30 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead 59.2 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue and arriving at Hemel Hempstead via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Hemel Hempstead is 52 miles. The road distance is 59.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £23 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead, including transfers.

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Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue station.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £23 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £17 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hemel Hempstead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead.
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  • Distance: 52.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

You can take a train from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead via London Liverpool Street, Moorgate station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Hemel Hempstead via Stansted Airport London in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham station to Finchley Road station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Rickmansworth station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Finchley Road Station to Adeyfield, Great Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Rickmansworth, High Street to Adeyfield, Great Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Heygate Avenue to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Hemel Hempstead
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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