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Best price £ 0.47
Journey duration 2 h 19 min
Connections per day 354
First departure 04:09
Last departure 23:35
Distance 54 mi

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

When you're traveling from Southend-on-Sea to Luton, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 13.43. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 0.47, 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.

Trains from Southend-on-Sea to Luton

How long is the journey from Southend-on-Sea to Luton by train?

The journey between Southend-on-Sea and Luton runs for about 54 mi and usually takes approximately 2 h 19 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 h 59 min. If you are trying to get from Southend-on-Sea to Luton as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from Southend-on-Sea to Luton?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Southend-on-Sea at 04:09, and the last departure will leave at 23:35. 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 Southend-on-Sea to Luton 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 Southend-on-Sea to Luton route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Southend-on-Sea and Luton. You can start your journey in Southend-on-Sea at stations such as Southend East [ SOE ], Southend Victoria [ SOV ] and Southend Central [ SOC ]. These connect to stations including Luton Airport Parkway [ LTN ] in Luton. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Southend-on-Sea to Luton.

How many daily journeys are there from Southend-on-Sea to Luton?

The route from Southend-on-Sea to Luton is served by providers including Nationalrail. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 370 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Southend-on-Sea 354 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Southend-on-Sea to Luton, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 354 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.