There are 4 ways to get from Braintree to Ashford by train, bus 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  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Braintree to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$46 - $69

Cheapest option

Line 42 bus, bus, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 42 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100
  3. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International Est

$34 - $49

2 alternative options

Line 133 bus, bus, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, High Street to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$39 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Braintree to Ashford 78.1 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Braintree to Ashford is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Braintree to Ashford is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £12 - £19.

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The distance between Braintree and Ashford is 84 km. The road distance is 125 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Braintree to Ashford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Ashford International via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Braintree, England and Ashford, England?

You can take a train from Braintree to Ashford via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$26 - $29
Premier
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, High Street to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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