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

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Sittingbourne

$31 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station 700 - Sapphire

$8 - $13

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Line 100 bus, train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Sittingbourne 44 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Sittingbourne 44 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Sittingbourne is to line 100 bus and bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Sittingbourne is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Sittingbourne. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Sittingbourne via West Ham DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Sittingbourne is 20 miles. The road distance is 44 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Sittingbourne without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £23 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Basildon to Sittingbourne, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Basildon to Sittingbourne is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £23 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 100 bus and bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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Basildon to Sittingbourne train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Sittingbourne is 44 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Basildon to Sittingbourne.

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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Basildon to Sittingbourne via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Sittingbourne via Lakeside, Bus Station, Bluewater, Bus Station, Chatham, Fire Station, and Chatham in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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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