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There are 4 ways to get from Stratford to Braintree by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

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

$18 - $26

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Bus, line 133 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London National Express
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park 133

$13 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Braintree 44.4 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Braintree 44.4 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Braintree is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 49 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Stratford to Braintree. However, there are services departing from London Stratford also for Westfield and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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

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The distance between Stratford and Braintree is 33 miles. The road distance is 44.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Braintree without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs £14 - £20.

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

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

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Stratford to Braintree train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Braintree is to train which takes 55 min and costs £14 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus and line 133 bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Stratford to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 33.4 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Stratford to Braintree hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $26 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 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
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 Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Braintree
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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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Stratford to Braintree bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park station.

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Stratford to Braintree train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Braintree station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford to Braintree is 44 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Stratford to Braintree.

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