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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus National Express  •  2 h

  1. National Express / ...

$26 - $31

5 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  2 h 29 min

$50 - $70

Tube, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Piccadilly

$28 - $40

Bus Green Line (operated by Arriva)  •  5 h 21 min

  1. 724

$28 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. 78.8 miles

$16 - $25

Towncar  •  1 h 19 min

  1. 78.8 miles

$190 - $270

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 $26 - $31 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Braintree
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Braintree
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Braintree
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Braintree is 83 km. The road distance is 126 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Braintree is to drive which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £12 - £19.

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

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