There are 6 ways to get from Canvey Island to Braintree by bus, train, 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 13 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 / ...

$17

5 alternative options

Line 1 bus, train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from South Benfleet, Kenneth Road (Church) to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) 1
  2. Take the train from Rayleigh to Shenfield
  3. Take the train from Shenfield to Braintree

$21 - $32

Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Braintree

$30 - $44

Line 3 bus, bus  •  2 h 22 min

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

$17

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

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 13 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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The best way to get from Canvey Island to Braintree without a car is to line 22 bus and line 100 bus and bus which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Canvey Island to Braintree, including transfers.

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Canvey Island to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) station.

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The best way to get from Canvey Island to Braintree is to line 22 bus and line 100 bus and bus which takes 2 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 19 min.

Mode details

Canvey Island to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canvey Island to Braintree is 28 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Canvey Island to Braintree.

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There are 232+ hotels available in Braintree. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canvey Island to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 24.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

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 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from South Benfleet to Braintree via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Rayleigh to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Braintree
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Braintree
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from South Benfleet, Kenneth Road (Church) to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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
Every 30 minutes
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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