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There are 3 ways to get from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree by subway, train, bus or car

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Subway, train, bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the subway from Shepherd's Bush to Stratford station
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
  3. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street 70 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, line 133 bus  •  3h 32m

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

$18 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree 55 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Shepherd's Bush and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park via London Portman Square and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 32m.

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The distance between Shepherd's Bush and Braintree is 42 miles. The road distance is 55 miles.

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The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree without a car is to subway and train and bus which takes 1h 56m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree, including transfers.

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Shepherd's Bush to Braintree bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Portman Square station.

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Shepherd's Bush to Braintree bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shepherd's Bush to Braintree is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree.

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There are 222+ hotels available in Braintree. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 42.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Shepherd's Bush, Greater London, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from Shepherd's Bush to Braintree via Marble Arch, London Portman Square, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 3h 32m.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
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 Portman Square to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
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
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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