There are 5 ways to get from Loughton to Braintree by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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

Tube, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the Tube from Loughton Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Braintree

$22 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 70 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 87 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes 42 / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus, line 510 bus, line 133 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 87 / ...
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 510 / ...
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughton to Braintree 35.6 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Loughton to Braintree 35.6 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Loughton to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Loughton, Forest Road and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Loughton and Braintree is 27 miles. The road distance is 35.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughton to Braintree without a car is to Tube and train which takes 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Loughton to Braintree, including transfers.

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Loughton to Braintree bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Loughton, Forest Road station.

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Loughton to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughton to Braintree is 36 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Loughton 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 Loughton to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 26.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Loughton, Essex, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from Loughton to Braintree via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn), and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Loughton Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.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
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Loughton to Braintree
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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