There are 5 ways to get from Stratford to Basildon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from West Ham to Basildon

$8 - $12

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Basildon National Express

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Train, line 9 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Brentwood
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 9

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Basildon 24.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Basildon 24.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Basildon is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford to Basildon is to train which costs £6 - £9 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Stratford also for Westfield and arriving at Basildon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from West Ham and arriving at Basildon. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Stratford and Basildon is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Basildon without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from West Ham to Basildon takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Stratford to Basildon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Stratford also for Westfield station.

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Stratford to Basildon train services, operated by c2c, depart from West Ham station.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Basildon is to train which takes 26 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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Stratford to Basildon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Basildon station.

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Stratford to Basildon train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Basildon station.

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Map of how to get from Stratford to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Stratford, England and Basildon, England?

c2c operates a train from Stratford to Basildon every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stratford to Basildon once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Basildon
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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 Stratford also for Westfield to Basildon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Basildon
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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