There are 6 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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, Tube  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Southend-on-Sea to London 42.8 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Train, line 11 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Bishopsgate, All Hallows Church to Victoria 11

$22 - $30

Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria 44 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria 44 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southend-on-Sea and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and London Victoria is 37 miles. The road distance is 44 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria, including transfers.

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Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southend-on-Sea station.

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Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria is 44 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria.

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There are 8332+ hotels available in London Victoria. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Southend-on-Sea and London Victoria. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria.
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  • Distance: 37.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 15 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)
Bus operators
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 Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Southend-on-Sea to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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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