Directions from Watford Junction to Southend-on-Sea

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Recommended option

Tube, train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Hammersmith & City / ...

$21 - $44

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 20 min

$24 - $39

Line 142 bus, Tube, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. 142

$22 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 58.8 miles

$12 - $19

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

You can take a train from Watford Junction to Southend-on-Sea via Willesden Junction Low Level, Willesden Junction, and Stratford (London) in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Square Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stanmore Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Watford Junction to Willesden Junction Low Level
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $8
Train from Willesden Junction to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $7
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Watford Junction Railway Station to Stanmore
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Watford Junction and Southend-on-Sea is 78 km. The road distance is 94 km.

The cheapest way to get from Watford Junction to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Watford Junction to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct train from Watford Junction to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Southend Victoria via Willesden Junction and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Watford Junction to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.