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Best price £ 11.23
Journey duration 2 h 13 min
Connections per day 31
First departure 13:34
Last departure 21:15
Distance 72 mi

Traveling from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea with Virail

Planning to travel from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea?

On average, a bus ticket from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea will cost you £ 22.95. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 11.23. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Buses from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea

How much time will it take to go from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea by bus?

The journey from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea covers a distance of 72 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 h 13 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea, which usually leaves at 13:34. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 21:15. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many journeys from Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Milton Keynes 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 31 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 48 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 Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes to Southend-on-Sea varies, but in general, you can expect to find 26 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 5 journeys with one change or more.