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There are 4 ways to get from Hastings to Braintree by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Braintree

$51 - $73

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Bus  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Hastings to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stansted Airport London National Express

$24 - $37

2 alternative options

Train, bus, line 133 bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Bridge
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park 133

$48 - $67

Drive  •  1h 44m

  1. Drive from Hastings to Braintree 91 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Braintree is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Braintree is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park via London Victoria Coach Station and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 53m.

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The distance between Hastings and Braintree is 71 miles. The road distance is 91 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Braintree without a car is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Hastings to Braintree, including transfers.

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Hastings to Braintree bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hastings station.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Braintree is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £29 and takes 5h 53m.

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Hastings to Braintree bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport London station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Braintree is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Hastings to Braintree.

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  • Distance: 71.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

What companies run services between Hastings, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a train from Hastings to Braintree via London Bridge, London Bridge station, Stratford station, and Stratford (London) in around 3h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Braintree via London Victoria Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 5h 53m.

Train operators
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
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Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hastings to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
National Express

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