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There are 5 ways to get from Basildon to Rayleigh by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Line 25 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Rayleigh, Websters Way 25

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to Southend Central
  2. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Rayleigh

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Rayleigh 9 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Rayleigh 9 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Basildon to Rayleigh 8.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Rayleigh is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Rayleigh is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station station and arriving at Rayleigh, Websters Way. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Rayleigh. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Rayleigh via Southend Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Rayleigh is 6 miles. The road distance is 9 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Rayleigh without a car is to line 25 bus which takes 45 min and costs .

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The line 25 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Rayleigh, Websters Way takes 45 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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

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The best way to get from Basildon to Rayleigh is to line 25 bus which takes 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Basildon to Rayleigh.
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  • Distance: 6.5 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

First in Essex operates a bus from Basildon to Rayleigh every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basildon to Rayleigh via Southend Central and Southend Victoria in around 55 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Southend Central
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Rayleigh, Websters Way
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Rayleigh
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
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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Basildon to Rayleigh bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Rayleigh, Websters Way station.

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Basildon to Rayleigh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Rayleigh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Rayleigh is 9 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Basildon to Rayleigh.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Rayleigh. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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