There are 6 ways to get from South Benfleet to Finchley by train, subway, 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.

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the Tube from Moorgate Underground Station to Finchley Central Underground Station Northern

$14 - $19

5 alternative options

Train, line 263 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Barking
  2. Take the train from Barking to Upper Holloway
  3. Take the line 263 bus from Upper Holloway Station to East Finchley, Oak Lane 263

$16 - $25

Line 123 bus, line 232 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Turnpike Lane 123
  2. Take the line 232 bus from Turnpike Lane Bus Station to Finchley, Long Lane 232

$19 - $24

Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X10
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green National Express

$28 - $34

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Finchley 39.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Finchley 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Benfleet to Finchley. However, there are services departing from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) and arriving at Finchley Central, Dollis Park Finchley Central via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Stansted Airport London and Golders Green Finchley Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Finchley is 32 miles. The road distance is 39.1 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Finchley without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from South Benfleet to Finchley, including transfers.

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South Benfleet to Finchley bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).

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South Benfleet to Finchley bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Golders Green station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Finchley is 39 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from South Benfleet to Finchley.

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There are 8266+ hotels available in Finchley. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Finchley.
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  • Distance: 32.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Finchley, England?

You can take a bus from South Benfleet to Finchley via South Benfleet, Railway Station (Benfleet Stn), Benfleet, Barking, Barking Station, Ilford Sainsbury's, Ilford, High Road Ilford, Turnpike Lane, and Turnpike Lane Bus Station in around 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Barking
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Barking to Upper Holloway
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Upper Holloway Station to East Finchley, Oak Lane
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Turnpike Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Turnpike Lane Bus Station to Finchley, Long Lane
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Finchley
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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