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Duration 1h 52m
Distance 28.1 miles
Average price £31
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Braintree and South Benfleet takes 1h 52m and the fastest train takes 1h 40m. There is a train service every few hours from Braintree to South Benfleet. 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. West Ham
  3. South Benfleet
1h 44m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£26 - £41

Braintree to South Benfleet train times

Trains run hourly between Braintree and South Benfleet. The service departs Braintree at 22:00 at night, which arrives into South Benfleet at 23:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to South Benfleet. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Benfleet via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Braintree and South Benfleet is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.1 miles.

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

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Braintree to South Benfleet train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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There are 181+ hotels available in South Benfleet. Prices start at £75 per night.

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