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There are 5 ways to get from Sudbury to Braintree by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 70 bus  •  1h

  1. Take the train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Marks Tey, station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street 70

Cheapest option

Line 754 bus, bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the line 754 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street 754
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street 70 / ...

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
  2. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to Braintree

$11 - $18

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from Sudbury to Braintree 15 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from Sudbury to Braintree 15 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Sudbury to Braintree is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Sudbury to Braintree is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sudbury station to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Sudbury, Bus Station and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sudbury to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Sudbury (Suffolk) and arriving at Braintree via Marks Tey and Witham (Essex). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 37m.

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The distance between Sudbury and Braintree is 14 miles. The road distance is 15 miles.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Braintree without a car is to train and line 70 bus which takes 1h and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h to get from Sudbury to Braintree, including transfers.

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Sudbury to Braintree bus services, operated by Chambers, arrive at Sudbury, Bus Station.

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Sudbury to Braintree train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Sudbury (Suffolk) station.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Braintree is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs £8 - £14. Alternatively, you can line 754 bus and bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Sudbury to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Sudbury, Suffolk, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a train from Sudbury to Braintree via Marks Tey and Witham (Essex) in around 1h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sudbury to Braintree via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street in around 1h 56m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to Braintree
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Marks Tey, station to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sudbury to Braintree
Ave. Duration
21m
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sudbury to Braintree is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21m to drive from Sudbury to Braintree.

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