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Trains Grays to Southend-on-Sea: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Grays to Southend-on-Sea?

When you're traveling from Grays to Southend-on-Sea, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 12.50. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 12.50, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Grays to Southend-on-Sea by train

Best price £ 12.50
Journey duration 15 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 12:29
Last departure 14:05
Distance 17.4 mi
Departure Grays
Arrival Southend-on-Sea
Carriers Nationalrail, C2c

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Grays - Southend-on-Sea


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How long does it take to get from Grays to Southend-on-Sea by train?

The distance between Grays and Southend-on-Sea is approximately 17.4 mi. In general, it will take you about 15 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly.

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

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Grays at 12:29, and the last departure will leave at 14:05. 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 Grays 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.

What are the stations on the Grays to Southend-on-Sea route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Grays from the following stations: Grays [ GRY ], Southend Central and Pitsea. Arriving at Southend-on-Sea, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Southend East [ SOE ], Southend Central [ SOC ], Pitsea and Southend Central. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Southend-on-Sea.

How many times a day do departures from Grays leave for Southend-on-Sea?

The exact number of journeys from Grays 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 6 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including C2c. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 6 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 Grays 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 Grays to Southend-on-Sea varies, but in general, you can expect to find 6 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.


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