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

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Barking to Southend Central

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 257 bus, train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 257 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Stratford Bus Station 257
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$20 - $27

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea 36.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Queens Road and arriving at Southend Central via Barking. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Walthamstow and Southend-on-Sea is 32 miles. The road distance is 36.1 miles.

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

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

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Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, depart from Barking station.

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Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Southend Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea is 36 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 31.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

c2c operates a train from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
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
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Walthamstow to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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