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

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Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Sudbury, Gregory Mills 89X

$7

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Bus, train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Marks Tey, Railway Station 70 / ...
  2. Take the train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)

$11 - $16

Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Braintree to Witham (Essex)
  2. Take the train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Braintree to Sudbury 15.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Braintree to Sudbury 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Braintree to Sudbury is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Braintree to Sudbury is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) and arriving at Sudbury, Gregory Mills. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Sudbury. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Sudbury (Suffolk) via Witham (Essex) and Marks Tey. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Braintree and Sudbury is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Braintree to Sudbury without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs £5.

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The bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Sudbury, Gregory Mills takes 35 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Braintree to Sudbury bus services, operated by Chambers, depart from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) station.

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Map of how to get from Braintree to Sudbury.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Braintree, England and Sudbury, Suffolk, England?

Chambers operates a bus from Braintree to Sudbury twice daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Braintree to Sudbury via Witham (Essex) and Marks Tey in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Braintree to Witham (Essex)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Sudbury, Gregory Mills
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Marks Tey, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Marks Tey, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Braintree to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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