Southend East Rail Station to Herne Bay Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 2 hours 31 mins

Southend East Rail Station to Herne Bay Rail Station

Leave at 16:24 and arrive at 18:48
Journey time 02:24
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with c2c to West Ham

  • Southend Central Rail Station
  • Westcliff-on-Sea Rail Station
  • Chalkwell Rail Station
  • Leigh-on-Sea Rail Station
  • Benfleet Rail Station
  • Pitsea Rail Station
  • Basildon Rail Station
  • Laindon Rail Station
  • Upminster Rail Station
  • Barking Rail Station
  • West Ham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

West Ham is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for DLR to Stratford International DLR Station

  • Abbey Road DLR Station
  • Stratford High Street DLR Station
  • Stratford DLR Station
  • Stratford International DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

West Ham is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for Walk to Stratford International

  • Stratford International

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to Herne Bay

  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Strood Rail Station
  • Rochester Rail Station
  • Chatham Rail Station
  • Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Rainham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Sittingbourne Rail Station
  • Faversham Rail Station
  • Whitstable Rail Station
  • Herne Bay Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Southend East Rail Station to Herne Bay Rail Station

Leave at 16:55 and arrive at 19:39
Journey time 02:44
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with c2c to West Ham

  • Southend Central Rail Station
  • Westcliff-on-Sea Rail Station
  • Chalkwell Rail Station
  • Leigh-on-Sea Rail Station
  • Benfleet Rail Station
  • Pitsea Rail Station
  • Basildon Rail Station
  • Laindon Rail Station
  • Barking Rail Station
  • West Ham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

West Ham is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for Jubilee line to London Bridge

  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

Jubilee Line: Minor delays due to train cancellations.

West Ham is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

Change for Southeastern to Herne Bay

  • Rochester Rail Station
  • Chatham Rail Station
  • Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Rainham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Newington Rail Station
  • Sittingbourne Rail Station
  • Faversham Rail Station
  • Whitstable Rail Station
  • Chestfield & Swalecliffe Rail Station
  • Herne Bay Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Southend East Rail Station to Herne Bay Rail Station

Leave at 17:21 and arrive at 19:48
Journey time 02:27
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with c2c to West Ham

  • Southend Central Rail Station
  • Westcliff-on-Sea Rail Station
  • Chalkwell Rail Station
  • Leigh-on-Sea Rail Station
  • Benfleet Rail Station
  • Basildon Rail Station
  • Laindon Rail Station
  • West Ham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

West Ham is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for DLR to Stratford International DLR Station

  • Abbey Road DLR Station
  • Stratford High Street DLR Station
  • Stratford DLR Station
  • Stratford International DLR Station

Travel disruption notes

West Ham is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for Walk to Stratford International

  • Stratford International

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to Herne Bay

  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Strood Rail Station
  • Rochester Rail Station
  • Chatham Rail Station
  • Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Rainham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Sittingbourne Rail Station
  • Faversham Rail Station
  • Whitstable Rail Station
  • Herne Bay Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Herne Bay Rail Station to Southend East Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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