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Journey details

Best price 16.50£
Journey duration 3 h 30 min
Connections per day 297
First departure: 04:25
Last departure: 23:24
Distance 150km

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Virail has the magic trick to find your cheap train tickets to Southend-on-Sea. You just need to enter your travel dates and set the filters for departure and price according to your preferences. If you need a round-trip ticket you just have to tick the box. Once you choose the best travel options for your train from Portsmouth to Southend-on-Sea, virail will redirect you automatically to the provider's website for the purchase. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Portsmouth to Southend-on-Sea?

To get to Southend-on-Sea by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the train tickets from Portsmouth to Southend-on-Sea?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Portsmouth to Southend-on-Sea from 16,50 £. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 161,85 £.

Trains from Portsmouth to Southend-on-Sea


When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

Which stations do the trains to Southend-on-Sea leave from?

The trains to Southend-on-Sea will leave from Portsmouth & Southsea [ PMS ] and will arrive at Southend East [ SOE ] or Southend Central [ SOC ].

How long to you need to get to Southend-on-Sea by train?

The first train to Southend-on-Sea leaves at 04:01, whereas the last one at 05:01. On average, the journey lasts 3 hours and 29 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Southend-on-Sea in 3 hours and 12 minutes.

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