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There are 4 ways to get from Braintree to Brentwood by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Braintree to Shenfield

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus, line 351 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station 70 / ...
  2. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Shenfield, Crescent Drive 351

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Braintree to Brentwood 24.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Braintree to Brentwood 24.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Braintree to Brentwood is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Braintree to Brentwood is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Braintree to Brentwood. However, there are services departing from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street and arriving at Shenfield, Crescent Drive via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Braintree and arriving at Shenfield. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Braintree and Brentwood is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Braintree to Brentwood without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs £9 - £13.

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The train from Braintree to Shenfield takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Braintree to Brentwood bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street station.

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Braintree to Brentwood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Braintree station.

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The best way to get from Braintree to Brentwood is to train which takes 37 min and costs £9 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus and line 351 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 43 min.

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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Braintree to Brentwood hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Braintree to Brentwood via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Shenfield, Crescent Drive
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Braintree to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Braintree to Brentwood bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Shenfield, Crescent Drive station.

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Braintree to Brentwood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Shenfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Braintree to Brentwood is 24 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Braintree to Brentwood.

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