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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to Pitsea
  2. Take the train from Pitsea to Tilbury Town

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre) Z4

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus, line 73 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Socketts Heath, The Oak 100 / ...
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) 73 / ...

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Tilbury 11.7 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Tilbury 11.7 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Tilbury is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Tilbury is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 13 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Tilbury is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Basildon to Tilbury, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) station and arriving at Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basildon to Tilbury. However, there are services departing from Basildon and arriving at Tilbury Town via Pitsea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 min.

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

You can take a train from Basildon to Tilbury via Pitsea in around 34 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Basildon to Tilbury every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Pitsea
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Pitsea to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Tilbury, Amazon (Amazon Fulfilment Centre)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Socketts Heath, The Oak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Tilbury
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
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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