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

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Train  •  3 h 34 min

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

$52 - $74

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Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 023 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London National Express

$27 - $39

2 alternative options

Train, bus, line 133 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  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 (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$49 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Braintree 91 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, London Waterloo Rail Station and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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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 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Hastings to Braintree, including transfers.

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Hastings to Braintree bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) station.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Braintree is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 13 min.

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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 1 h 44 min to drive from Hastings 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 Hastings to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 71.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

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

You can take a train from Hastings to Braintree via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Braintree via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, Waterloo Station Tenison Way, London Waterloo Rail Station, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 5 h 13 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
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 (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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