There are 4 ways to get from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria

$36 - $49

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Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) X30

$22 - $26

2 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the Tube from Moorgate Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Barking to Southend Central

$27 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea 64.1 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stevenage station to Southend-on-Sea station. However, there are services departing from Stevenage, Bus Station and arriving at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Stevenage and Southend-on-Sea is 47 miles. The road distance is 64.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stevenage, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 41 min.

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Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn).

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Yes, the driving distance between Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 46.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea via Farringdon, Farringdon Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stevenage to Southend-on-Sea via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Moorgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
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 Stevenage, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
firstgroup.com

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