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There are 4 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea by train, taxi or car

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Train c2c  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Southend Central

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Train Greater Anglia  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Victoria

$21 - $29

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea 38.5 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea 38.5 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Woolwich Arsenal Station station to Southend-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Southend Central via West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Southend-on-Sea is 28 miles. The road distance is 38.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £11 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea is 39 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Southend-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 28.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Southend-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea via West Ham DLR Station and West Ham in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to West Ham DLR Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Greater Anglia
Other operators
Taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Southend-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
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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