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There are 4 ways to get from Stratford to Southend Central Station by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

£10 - £14

3 alternative options

Train via Stratford (London)  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

£16 - £24

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Southend Central Station 38.1 miles

£90 - £110

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Southend Central Station 38.1 miles

£5 - £9

Stratford to Southend Central Station by train

The train journey time between Stratford and Southend Central Station is around 50 min and covers a distance of around 32 miles. The fastest train normally takes 39 min. Operated by c2c, the Stratford to Southend Central Station train service departs from West Ham and arrives in Southend Central. Typically 821 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
50 min
Fastest train time:
39 min
Trains per week:
821
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:07
Last train departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stratford to Southend Central Station train schedules

Stratford → Southend Central Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Southend Central Station is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Southend Central Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Southend Central Station is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Southend Central Station is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford to Southend Central Station is to train which costs £10 - £14 and takes 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from West Ham and arriving at Southend Central. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Stratford and Southend Central Station is 31 miles. The road distance is 38.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Southend Central Station without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs £10 - £14.

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The train from West Ham to Southend Central takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Stratford to Southend Central Station train services, operated by c2c, depart from West Ham station.

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Stratford to Southend Central Station train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Southend Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford to Southend Central Station is 38 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Stratford to Southend Central Station.

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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Stratford, England and Southend Central Station, England?

c2c operates a train from West Ham to Southend Central every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £14 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Southend Central Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£90 - £110
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk

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