There are 4 ways to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City

$23 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 724 bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 59
  3. Take the line 724 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station 724

$20 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City 45 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City 45 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City is to taxi which costs £160 - £190 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to Welwyn Garden City station. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) and arriving at Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station and Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Welwyn Garden City is 33 miles. The road distance is 45 miles.

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The best way to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City without a car is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £17 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.

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Basildon to Welwyn Garden City bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).

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The best way to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £17 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus and line 724 bus, which costs £15 - £18 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Basildon to Welwyn Garden City bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Welwyn Garden City is 45 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City.

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There are 401+ hotels available in Welwyn Garden City. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City.
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  • Distance: 32.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Basildon, England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

You can take a train from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Moorgate Underground Station, and Moorgate in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) in around 2 h 53 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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Taxi from Basildon to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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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