Southend to Nottingham by train

  • First train
    04:34
  • Last train
    23:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 16m
  • Distance
    202 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    32
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Southend to Nottingham by train

Fast trains from Southend to Nottingham take around 3 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 202 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southend and Nottingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Southend to Nottingham?

Journeys between Southend and Nottingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Southend to Nottingham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Southend to Nottingham?

The Southend to Nottingham train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Southend to Nottingham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Nottingham is usually scheduled to depart Southend around 05:00 and the last train is around 23:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southend around 04:34, and the last at 20:49.

When to book Southend to Nottingham train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Southend to Nottingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Southend and Nottingham?

More than one train company operates on the route from Southend to Nottingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Underground
  • UK Rail Connections
  • c2c

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.