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Distance 207 km

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Trains from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea

How long will it take me to travel from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea by train?

With a distance of 208 between Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea, it will usually take to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than . Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule.

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

The first departure of the night from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea leaves at , while the last journey sets out at . These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from Birmingham to Southend-on-Sea?

You can depart from Birmingham at stations such as Birmingham Snow Hill [ BSW ] and Birmingham New Street [ BHM ]. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Southend-on-Sea at the following stations: Southend East [ SOE ], Southend Central [ SOC ] and Southend Victoria [ SOV ]. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Birmingham and Southend-on-Sea. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

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

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