There are 4 ways to get from Canvey Island to Braintree by 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

Line 22 bus, line 100 bus, bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes 42 / ...

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Line 3 bus, line 70 bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Hadleigh, Rectory Close to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 3
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes 42 / ...

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Braintree 27.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Braintree 27.9 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canvey Island to Braintree is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canvey Island to Braintree is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Canvey Island and Braintree is 25 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Canvey Island to Braintree, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canvey Island to Braintree. However, there are services departing from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Canvey Island, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from South Benfleet to Braintree via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 2 h 19 min.

Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Hadleigh, Rectory Close to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Braintree
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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