Duration 4h 55m
Distance 255.7 miles
Average price £53
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Braintree and Durham takes 4h 55m and the fastest train takes 4h 6m. There is a train service every few hours from Braintree to Durham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Braintree
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Durham
4h 47m
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£44 - £63

Braintree to Durham train times

Trains run hourly between Braintree and Durham. The earliest departure is at 06:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Braintree is at 22:00 which arrives into Durham at 09:24. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Braintree to Durham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Durham. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Durham via Liverpool Street station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Braintree and Durham is 220 miles. The road distance is 255.7 miles.

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Braintree to Durham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Braintree station.

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Braintree to Durham train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Durham station.

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