There are 6 ways to get from Sudbury to Braintree by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus Chambers  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 89X

$7

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
  2. Take the bus from Marks Tey, Railway Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 70 / ...

$11 - $17

Bus Arrow Taxi  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Halstead, High Street F315 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Halstead, High Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 89 / ...

$13

Train  •  1 h 37 min

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

$11 - $18

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sudbury to Braintree 15 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Sudbury to Braintree 15 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Sudbury to Braintree is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sudbury, Bus Station station and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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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 1 h 37 min.

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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 bus which takes 39 min and costs £5.

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The bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) takes 39 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Map of how to get from Sudbury to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Chambers operates a bus from Sudbury to Braintree 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sudbury to Braintree via Marks Tey and Witham (Essex) in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to Braintree
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Halstead, High Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Halstead, High Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Marks Tey, Railway Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Marks Tey, Railway Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Halstead, High Street
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Halstead, High Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Halstead, High Street to Braintree Town Centre, Blyth's Meadow
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Flagfinders
Phone
+44 1376 320501
Email
enq@flagfinders.com
Website
flagfinders.com
Bus from Halstead, High Street to Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flagfinders.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sudbury to Braintree
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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