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There are 5 ways to get from Thorpe Park to Essex by train, bus or car

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Train via Staines  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Staines to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$29 - $44

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Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Braintree National Express / ...

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chertsey to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$31 - $47

Bus, line 237 bus, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hounslow Bus Station 203 / ...
  2. Take the line 237 bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Shepherd's Bush Green Uxbridge Road 237
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to White Notley

$24 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Thorpe Park to Essex 86.5 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Thorpe Park to Essex is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thorpe Park to Essex is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thorpe Park to Essex. However, there are services departing from Thorpe Park Main Entrance and arriving at Black Notley, Bulford Lane via Elmsleigh Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London T5, Braintree, Tesco Store and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Thorpe Park and Essex is 56 miles. The road distance is 86.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Thorpe Park to Essex without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Thorpe Park to Essex, including transfers.

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Thorpe Park to Essex bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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The best way to get from Thorpe Park to Essex is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £22 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 5 h 23 min.

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Thorpe Park to Essex bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Braintree station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thorpe Park to Essex is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Thorpe Park to Essex.

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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Thorpe Park, Surrey, England and Essex, England?

You can take a train from Thorpe Park to Essex via Thorpe Park Main Entrance, Elmsleigh Bus Station, Staines, London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Stratford station, and Stratford (London) in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Thorpe Park to Essex every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Staines to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chertsey to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hounslow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Hounslow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Shepherd's Bush Green Uxbridge Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Braintree
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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