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There are 4 ways to get from Harlow to Basildon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon

$30 - $34

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Bus, line 100 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Harlow, Victoria Hall to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 59
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 100 / ...

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harlow to Basildon 26.7 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Basildon 26.7 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Basildon is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to Basildon is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harlow to Basildon station. However, there are services departing from Old Harlow, Victoria Hall and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harlow to Basildon. However, there are services departing from Harlow Town and arriving at Basildon via London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Basildon is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Basildon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £23 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Harlow to Basildon, including transfers.

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Harlow to Basildon bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Old Harlow, Victoria Hall station.

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Harlow to Basildon train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Harlow Town station.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Basildon is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £23 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus and line 100 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Harlow, England and Basildon, England?

You can take a train from Harlow to Basildon via London Liverpool Street and London Fenchurch Street in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to Basildon via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$36
Business
$32
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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Old Harlow, Victoria Hall to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Old Harlow, Victoria Hall to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harlow to Basildon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Harlow to Basildon bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Harlow to Basildon train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Basildon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to Basildon is 27 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Harlow to Basildon.

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There are 363+ hotels available in Basildon. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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