Discover Southend-on-Sea and Leigh-on-Sea with open-top route 68!

About this event
Description

Enjoy days out in Southend building sandcastles with the kids whilst unwinding with all the traditional pleasures of the seaside on award winning beaches. Ride the railway to the end of the longest pleasure Pier in the world; get absorbed in hands on fun at a museum, or run free amongst the many parks and gardens. Dare to try thrilling rides at Adventure Island one of the UK's favourite theme parks.

From vibrant Southend with it's world famous Pier and Kursaal Entertainment Centre, experience fantastic views of the promenade and Estuary from our open top bus 68, as we wend our way to historic Leigh on Sea. Hop off here to visit the old town with it's quaint shops and pubs before returning via Leigh town centre and seafront back to Southend.

Great value fares available including a special "5 together" ticket which allows up to any 5 people to hop on the bus for just £10!

Standard Adult, Child or concession day tickets are available, as well as local single or return.

Fares - Pay on bus only

Adult Day Ticket £4
Adult Single £2
Adult Return £3

Child/Concession Day Ticket £2
Child/Concession Single £1
Child/Concession Return £1.50

5 Together All Day £10 

ENCTS Concession Passes are not valid for free travel on this service.
Please note that Plusbus tickets, Octopus tickets, Essex Savers and Essex Sunday Savers are also not accepted on this service. 

Click HERE to download a copy of our information leaflet. 

Event Schedule & Dates
  • event - High season - Daily from Sat 21 July to Sat 1st Sept 2018 incl (except BH Mon 27 Aug 2018) expand_more
  • event - Low season - Sat 26 May, Sun 27 May & Mon 28 May 2018, daily from Sat 9 June until Fri 20 July 2018, BH Monday 27 Aug 2018expand_more