There are 5 ways to get from Stratford to Braintree by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Braintree

$20 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus, line 133 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, line 70 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 70 / ...

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Braintree 44.4 miles

$220 - $260

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Braintree 44.4 miles

$9 - $14

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Stratford to Braintree hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford to Braintree via Stansted Airport London and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Braintree
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Braintree
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$220 - $260
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Stratford to Braintree?

The distance between Stratford and Braintree is 53 km. The road distance is 71 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Stratford to Braintree?

The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Braintree is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Stratford to Braintree?

The quickest way to get from Stratford to Braintree is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £150 - £190.

Is there a direct train between Stratford and Braintree?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford (London) and arriving at Braintree. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Stratford and Braintree?

No, there is no direct bus from Stratford to Braintree. However, there are services departing from London Stratford and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

How long does it take to get from Stratford to Braintree?

The train from Stratford (London) to Braintree takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.