There are 4 ways to get from Harlow to Basildon 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 25 min

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

$33 - $37

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus, line 100 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon, Roundacre (Gloucester Park) 100

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harlow to Basildon 26.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Basildon 26.7 miles

$5 - $9

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 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to Basildon via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$34
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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 Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon, Roundacre (Gloucester Park)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Harlow to Basildon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harlow to Basildon?

The distance between Harlow and Basildon is 33 km. The road distance is 43 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Harlow to Basildon?

The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Basildon is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Harlow to Basildon?

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

Is there a direct train between Harlow and Basildon?

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 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Harlow and Basildon?

No, there is no direct bus from Harlow to Basildon. However, there are services departing from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper and arriving at Basildon, Roundacre (Gloucester Park) via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Harlow to Basildon?

It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Harlow to Basildon, including transfers.