There are 5 ways to get from Harlow to Grays by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$30 - $34

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Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Grays, Stanley Road 100

$16 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 420 bus, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 420 bus from Tye Green, St. Marks School to Ongar, Two Brewers 420
  2. Take the bus from Brentwood, High Street (KFC) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) 269 / ...

$17

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harlow to Grays 27.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Grays 27.9 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Grays is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to Grays is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harlow to Grays. However, there are services departing from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper and arriving at Grays, Stanley Road via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harlow to Grays. However, there are services departing from Harlow Town and arriving at Grays via London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Grays is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Grays without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £22 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Harlow to Grays, including transfers.

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Harlow to Grays bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper station.

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

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The best way to get from Harlow to Grays is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £22 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £14 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Grays.
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Harlow to Grays via London Liverpool Street and London Fenchurch Street in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to Grays via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$37
Business
$32
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Grays
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Grays, Stanley Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Tye Green, St. Marks School to Ongar, Two Brewers
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
NIBSbuses
Website
nibsbuses.com
Bus from Brentwood, High Street (KFC) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
nibsbuses.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Brentwood, High Street (Argos) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Website
ensignbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harlow to Grays
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $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 Grays bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Grays, Stanley Road station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to Grays is 28 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Harlow to Grays.

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