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There are 3 ways to get from Banbury to Essex by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

£51 - £76

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Bus, train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Banbury Town Centre, Calthorpe Street to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East S4
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Marble Arch
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Witham (Essex)

£37 - £55

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Drive  •  2h 4m

  1. Drive from Banbury to Essex 104.3 miles

£15 - £23

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The cheapest way to get from Banbury to Essex is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Banbury to Essex is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Banbury to Essex. However, there are services departing from Banbury and arriving at White Notley via Baker Street station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.

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The distance between Banbury and Essex is 84 miles. The road distance is 104.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Banbury to Essex without a car is to train which takes 3h 19m and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Banbury to Essex, including transfers.

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Banbury to Essex train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, depart from Banbury station.

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Banbury to Essex train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at White Notley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Banbury to Essex is 104 miles. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from Banbury to Essex.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Essex. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 84 miles
  • Duration: 3h 19m

What companies run services between Banbury, England and Essex, England?

You can take a train from Banbury to Essex via London Marylebone, Baker Street station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 3h 19m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Banbury Town Centre, Calthorpe Street to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £18
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire

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