There are 3 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford by train, subway, bus 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, Tube  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Watford Underground Station Metropolitan

$25 - $35

Cheapest option

Train, Tube, line 142 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
  3. Take the line 142 bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road 142

$21 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Watford 60.1 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Watford is 49 miles. The road distance is 60.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford without a car is to train and Tube which takes 2 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to Watford is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Southend-on-Sea to Watford.

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There are 5405+ hotels available in Watford. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford.
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  • Distance: 48.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

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

There is no direct connection from Southend-on-Sea to Watford. However, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street Underground Station, then take the Tube to Watford Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Southend-on-Sea to Watford via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Stanmore Underground Station, and Stanmore Station in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Watford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.com

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