There are 5 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  3. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) X10

$36 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Mildenhall to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) X10

$30 - $38

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon

$51 - $76

Line 15 bus, line 6 bus, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Haverhill, Bus Station 15 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Saffron Walden, Hospital to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 6
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) X10

$33

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon 79.3 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds station to Basildon station. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) via Mildenhall and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Basildon via Ipswich and London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Basildon is 48 miles. The road distance is 79.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £27 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon, including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to Basildon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mildenhall station.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 48.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and Basildon, England?

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon via Ipswich, London Liverpool Street, and London Fenchurch Street in around 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Basildon via Mildenhall, Bus Station, Mildenhall, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
firstgroup.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Mildenhall to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Haverhill, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Saffron Walden, Hospital to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com

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