There are 5 ways to get from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Braintree to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Bishops Stortford Stansted Express

$24 - $27

Cheapest option

Line 133 bus, line 510 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, High Street to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway 510

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Braintree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Bishops Stortford Stansted Express

$43 - $51

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford 19.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Braintree and Bishop's Stortford is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford. However, there are services departing from Braintree Town Centre, High Street and arriving at Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Bishops Stortford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Braintree to Bishop's Stortford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford.

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Map of how to get from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford.
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  • Distance: 16.9 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Braintree, England and Bishop's Stortford, England?

You can take a bus from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford via Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Bishops Stortford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$18
First
$32
Business
$24
Train from London Liverpool Street to Bishops Stortford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$23
First
$37
Business
$35
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Braintree to Bishop's Stortford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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

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