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Best price 11.78 £
Journey duration 2 h 14 min
Connections per day 132
First departure 07:02
Last departure 20:05
Distance 99 km

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea?

The prices for bus tickets from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea will cost 11.78 £. The average bus ticket price is approximately 16.63 £. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Buses from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea

How long does it take to get from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea by bus?

The journey between Brighton and Southend-on-Sea by bus usually takes 2 h 14 min to cover a distance of 99. The shortest journey from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea will take you 1 h 9 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Southend-on-Sea quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Brighton at 07:02, and the last departure will leave at 20:05. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many journeys from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 132 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express and Eurolines CH. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 191 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Brighton to Southend-on-Sea varies, but in general, you can expect to find 132 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.