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Duration 1h 36m
Distance 38.3 miles
Average price £27
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Grays takes 1h 36m and the fastest train takes 1h 27m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Grays. 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. White Notley
  2. West Ham
  3. Grays
1h 30m
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£22 - £37

Essex to Grays train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Grays. The earliest departure is at 06:48 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Grays at 23:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Grays. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Grays via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 30m.

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The distance between Essex and Grays is 27 miles. The road distance is 38.3 miles.

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Essex to Grays train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Grays train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Grays station.

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There are 492+ hotels available in Grays. Prices start at £75 per night.

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