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There are 5 ways to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 36 bus, bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from South Woodham Ferrers, Asda Store to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station 36 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street 70 / ...

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Line 36 bus, train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from South Woodham Ferrers, Asda Store to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station 36 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Braintree

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from South Woodham Ferrers to Wickford
  2. Take the train from Wickford to Shenfield
  3. Take the train from Shenfield to Braintree

$16 - $26

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree 25.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree. However, there are services departing from South Woodham Ferrers, Asda Store and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree. However, there are services departing from South Woodham Ferrers and arriving at Braintree via Wickford and Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between South Woodham Ferrers and Braintree is 17 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree without a car is to line 36 bus and bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree, including transfers.

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South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from South Woodham Ferrers, Asda Store station.

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South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from South Woodham Ferrers station.

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The best way to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree is to line 36 bus and bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £12 - £20 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between South Woodham Ferrers, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree via Wickford and Shenfield in around 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Braintree
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from South Woodham Ferrers to Wickford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Wickford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Braintree
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Woodham Ferrers, Asda Store to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
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
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street station.

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South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Braintree station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree is 25 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from South Woodham Ferrers to Braintree.

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