There are frequent trains from London to Southend which is served by two different rail lines, with journey times of 45 minutes to one hour:
- Southend Victoria (0.3 miles from our campus) to London Liverpool Street - operated by Abellio Greater Anglia
- Southend Central (0.2 miles from our campus) to London Fenchurch Street - operated by c2c
Both London Liverpool Street and Fenchurch have Underground and bus connections available for connections with Stansted, Gatwick and Heathrow Airport.
If you are a student planning to arrive by train from London on Arrivals Day, please be aware that there is due to be a replacement bus service in place for some or all of your journey to Southend due to engineering works on the train lines. Your journey will therefore take longer than usual.
C2C train travel app
The c2c travel app supports contact-free travel. You can purchase tickets via the app and then load tickets directly to your smartcard. Please be aware that, from 23 November 2020, c2c have a reduced timetable (.pdf). Find out how to stay safe while travelling. (.pdf)