There are 5 ways to get from Braintree to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Braintree to Romford

$15 - $22

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Train via Shenfield  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Braintree to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Romford

$16 - $24

Line 42 bus, line 351 bus, line 498 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral 42
  2. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood, High Street (Argos) 351
  3. Take the line 498 bus from Brentwood, High Street (Halifax) to Romford, Western Road 498

$15

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Braintree to Romford 31.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Braintree to Romford 31.2 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Braintree to Romford. However, there are services departing from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street and arriving at Romford, Western Road via Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and Brentwood, High Street (Halifax). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Braintree and arriving at Romford. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Braintree and Romford is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Braintree to Romford without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs .

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The train from Braintree to Romford takes 43 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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

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

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The best way to get from Braintree to Romford is to train which takes 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 42 bus and line 351 bus and line 498 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Braintree to Romford bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, arrive at Romford, Western Road station.

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

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Map of how to get from Braintree to Romford.
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  • Distance: 26.4 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Braintree to Romford 5 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Braintree to Romford via Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral, Brentwood, High Street (Argos), and Brentwood, High Street (Halifax) in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Braintree to Romford
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Braintree to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Romford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shenfield to Romford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood, High Street (Argos)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brentwood, High Street (Halifax) to Romford, Western Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Braintree to Romford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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Yes, the driving distance between Braintree to Romford is 31 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Braintree to Romford.

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