There are 2 ways to get from Basingstoke to Essex by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$38 - $57

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Essex 114.1 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Essex is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basingstoke to Essex is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £18 - £27.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Essex is 132 km. The road distance is 183 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Basingstoke to Essex, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Basingstoke, England and Essex, England?

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Essex via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 2 h 39 min.

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