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There are 4 ways to get from Basildon to Braintree by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 100 bus, bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street 70 / ...

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Line 100 bus, train  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Braintree

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34m

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Braintree 30.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  34m

  1. Drive from Basildon to Braintree 30.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Braintree is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Braintree is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 42m.

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The distance between Basildon and Braintree is 22 miles. The road distance is 30.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Braintree without a car is to line 100 bus and bus which takes 1h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 42m to get from Basildon to Braintree, including transfers.

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Basildon to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Basildon to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Braintree is 31 miles. It takes approximately 34m to drive from Basildon to Braintree.

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There are 222+ hotels available in Braintree. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basildon to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 21.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 42m

What companies run services between Basildon, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from Basildon to Braintree via Chelmsford City Centre, station and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station in around 1h 42m.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Braintree
Ave. Duration
34m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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