There are 4 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Essex by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$20 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus, line 133 bus  •  2 h 26 min

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

$16 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canary Wharf to Essex 44.4 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Essex 44.4 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Essex is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Essex is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 56 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Essex is 35 miles. The road distance is 44.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Canary Wharf to Essex, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canary Wharf to Essex. However, there are services departing from London Bow 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 26 min.

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What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Essex, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Canary Wharf to Essex hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canary Wharf to Essex via London Stansted Airport, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canary Wharf to Essex
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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