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There are 5 ways to get from Basildon to Camden Town by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the train from Basildon to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the subway from Moorgate station to Camden Town station Northern

£10 - £14

Cheapest option

Train, line 135 bus, line 214 bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the train from Basildon to Limehouse
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Limehouse to Old Street Roundabout 135
  3. Take the line 214 bus from Old Street Roundabout to Camden Town Station 214

£10 - £13

3 alternative options

Subway, line 168 bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the subway from Upminster station to Temple station District
  2. Take the line 168 bus from Temple, Aldwych Kingsway to Camden Town Station 168

£10 - £14

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Camden Town 32.8 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Camden Town 32.8 miles

£5 - £8

Basildon to Camden Town by train, walk and subway

The journey time between Basildon and Camden Town is around 51 min and covers a distance of around 29 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 48 min. Operated by c2c and London Underground (Tube), the Basildon to Camden Town service departs from Basildon and arrives in Camden Town station. Typically 561 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
51 min
Fastest journey time:
48 min
Journey distance:
29 miles
Services per week:
561
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:43
Last service departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Basildon to Camden Town train, walk and subway schedules

Departing Friday, July 30, 2021

Basildon → Camden Town
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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Camden Town is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Camden Town is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Camden Town station. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Camden Town station via Moorgate station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Basildon and Camden Town is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Camden Town without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 5m and costs £10 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Basildon to Camden Town, including transfers.

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Basildon to Camden Town train services, operated by c2c, depart from Basildon station.

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Basildon to Camden Town train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Camden Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Camden Town is 33 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Basildon to Camden Town.

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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Basildon, England and Camden Town, England?

There is no direct connection from Basildon to Camden Town. However, you can take the train to London Fenchurch Street, take the walk to Moorgate station, then take the subway to Camden Town station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Basildon to Camden Town via Limehouse, Limehouse, and Old Street Roundabout in around 1h 33m.

Train operators
c2c
Phone
+44 345 744 4422
Email
contact@c2crail.co.uk
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
c2c
Train from Basildon to Limehouse
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
c2c
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Moorgate station to Camden Town station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Upminster station to Temple station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Limehouse to Old Street Roundabout
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Old Street Roundabout to Camden Town Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Temple, Aldwych Kingsway to Camden Town Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Camden Town
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab

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