There are 4 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.

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station Hammersmith & City / ...

$20 - $42

3 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 142 bus  •  2 h 12 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

$22 - $31

Train, line 205 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Euston Station 205
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Watford High Street

$26 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

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

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Watford, including transfers.

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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 West Ham, take the walk to West Ham Underground Station, take the Tube to Euston Square Underground Station, take the walk to London Euston, then take the train to Watford Junction. 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 12 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 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford High Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$4 - $6
Cash
$8 - $12
Oyster Card
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Euston Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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