There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree by bus, train, subway, car or towncar

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Bus National Express  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Braintree National Express / ...

$25 - $30

5 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Braintree

$47 - $68

Tube, train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Braintree

$26 - $39

Bus Green Line (operated by Arriva)  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 724

$27 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree 78.8 miles

$16 - $25

Towncar  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Braintree 78.8 miles

$180 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Braintree is 52 miles. The road distance is 78.8 miles.

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The bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Braintree takes 2 h including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Braintree. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 51.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Braintree, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to Holborn Underground Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Braintree
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Braintree
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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