There are 6 ways to get from Thornton Heath to Basildon by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Thornton Heath to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Basildon

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 468 bus, train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Thornton Heath, Talbot Road Thornton Heath to Elephant & Castle London Rd 468
  2. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon

$15 - $19

4 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Thornton Heath to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Barking Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Barking to Basildon

$16 - $25

Line 35 bus, line 9 bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Brixton to Liverpool Street Station 35
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 9

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thornton Heath to Basildon 36.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Thornton Heath to Basildon 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The distance between Thornton Heath and Basildon is 27 miles. The road distance is 36.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Thornton Heath to Basildon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Thornton Heath to Basildon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Thornton Heath to Basildon is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 35 bus and line 9 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Thornton Heath to Basildon is 36 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Thornton Heath to Basildon.

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There are 340+ hotels available in Basildon. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thornton Heath to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 26.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Thornton Heath, England and Basildon, England?

You can take a train from Thornton Heath to Basildon via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, West Ham Underground Station, and West Ham in around 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thornton Heath to Basildon via Brixton, Liverpool Street Station, London Liverpool Street, Brentwood, and Brentwood Railway Station in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Thornton Heath to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Thornton Heath to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Train from Barking to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Basildon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Thornton Heath, Talbot Road Thornton Heath to Elephant & Castle London Rd
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Brixton to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thornton Heath to Basildon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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