Duration 51 min
Distance 41 miles
Average price £40
Possible routes 4 found

Rayleigh to Saffron Walden

Rome2rio has found 4 ways to get from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden by bus, train, taxi and car. We recommend taking the bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station and then taking the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, High Street, which takes around 2h 50m.

Recommended route

Bus, line 6 bus

  1. Rayleigh, Railway Station
  2. Stansted Airport, Coach Station
  3. Saffron Walden
2h 50m
£16 - £18
Alternative routes

Train

  1. Rayleigh
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Saffron Walden
2h 55m
£33 - £50

Taxi

  1. Rayleigh
  2. Saffron Walden
Fastest
51 min
£85 - £110

Drive

  1. Rayleigh
  2. Saffron Walden
51 min
Cheapest
£6 - £10

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rayleigh station to Saffron Walden. However, there are services departing from Rayleigh, Railway Station and arriving at Saffron Walden, High Street via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Rayleigh and Saffron Walden is 34 miles. The road distance is 41 miles.

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The best way to get from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden without a car is to bus and line 6 bus which takes 2h 50m and costs £16 - £19.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden, including transfers.

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Rayleigh to Saffron Walden bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Rayleigh, Railway Station.

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The best way to get from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden is to bus and line 6 bus which takes 2h 50m and costs £16 - £19. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £50 and takes 2h 55m.

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Rayleigh to Saffron Walden bus services, operated by Stephensons of Essex, arrive at Saffron Walden, High Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rayleigh to Saffron Walden is 41 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden.

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There are 581+ hotels available in Saffron Walden. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Rayleigh and Saffron Walden?

You can take a bus from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden via Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 2h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rayleigh to Saffron Walden via London Liverpool Street, Audley End, and Audley End, station in around 2h 55m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £21
Train from Rayleigh to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £21
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Audley End
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk

Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Train from Rayleigh to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
London Overground
Train from London Liverpool Street to Audley End
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
London Overground

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £15
Bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £15
Website
First in Essex
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stephensons of Essex
Other operators
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
AC Radio Cabs
Phone
+44 1702 334 455
Website
acradiocabs.com
333444 Taxis
Phone
+44 1702 333 444
Website
333444.uk
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab
123cabbie
Phone
+44 845 463 0969
Website
123cabbie.co.uk
Gemini Taxis
Phone
+44 1621 786 963
Dengie Taxis
Phone
+44 7496 609 697
Website
dengietaxis.co.uk
A2b Taxis
Phone
+44 1621 773 421

Saffron Walden, United Kingdom

Saffron Walden is a market town in the Uttlesford district of Essex, England. It is 12 mi north of Bishop's Stortford, 18 mi south of Cambridge and 43 mi north of London. The town retains a rural appearance and has buildings dating from the medieval period onwards. In 2001 the parish had a population of 14,313, which had increased to 15,504 by the 2011 census. - Wikipedia

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