There are 3 ways to get from Brixton to Essex by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$26 - $37

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Bus, line 133 bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London National Express
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$17 - $26

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Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Brixton to Essex 50.7 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Brixton to Essex is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brixton to Essex is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brixton station to Essex. However, there are services departing from London Waterloo Rail Station and arriving at Black Notley, Brain Valley Avenue via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Brixton and Essex is 39 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Brixton to Essex without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £19 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Brixton to Essex, including transfers.

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Brixton to Essex bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Waterloo Rail Station.

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The best way to get from Brixton to Essex is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £19 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus and line 133 bus, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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Brixton to Essex bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brixton to Essex is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Brixton to Essex.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Essex. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 39.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Brixton, England and Essex, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Brixton to Essex hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brixton to Essex via Stansted Airport London, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk

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