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There are 6 ways to get from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon

$21 - $30

Cheapest option

Line 320 bus, subway  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 320 bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth station 320
  2. Take the subway from Rickmansworth station to Aldgate station Metropolitan

$20 - $28

4 alternative options

Line 758 bus, subway, train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 758 bus from Adeyfield, The Queen's Square to Finchley Road Station 758
  2. Take the subway from Finchley Road station to West Ham station
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Basildon

$25 - $31

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station X10

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon 47.5 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon 47.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon station. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Basildon is 41 miles. The road distance is 47.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon, including transfers.

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Hemel Hempstead to Basildon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £15 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hemel Hempstead to Basildon is 48 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon.

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  • Distance: 41.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Hemel Hempstead, England and Basildon, England?

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon via London Euston, Euston station, Moorgate station, and London Fenchurch Street in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon via Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
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
Train from West Ham to Basildon
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finchley Road station to West Ham station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Rickmansworth station to Aldgate station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, The Queen's Square to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
National Express
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hemel Hempstead to Basildon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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