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There are 4 ways to get from Hitchin to Essex by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$36 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus, line 133 bus  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park 133

$16 - $26

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from Hitchin to Essex 52 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Hitchin to Essex 52 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to Essex is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Essex is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 1h 3m.

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The distance between Hitchin and Essex is 38 miles. The road distance is 52 miles.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Essex without a car is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs £28 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m to get from Hitchin to Essex, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Essex is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs £28 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 133 bus, which costs £12 - £20 and takes 3h 2m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hitchin to Essex is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Hitchin to Essex.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Essex. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hitchin to Essex.
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  • Distance: 38.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 24m

What companies run services between Hitchin, England and Essex, England?

You can take a train from Hitchin to Essex via Farringdon, Farringdon station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hitchin to Essex via Stansted Airport London, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park, and Braintree in around 3h 2m.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 Hitchin to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
National Express
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
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arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hitchin to Essex
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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