There are 4 ways to get from Tonbridge to Basildon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 26 min

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

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Line 228 bus, line 100 bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 228 bus from Tonbridge, Castle to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 228
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 100 / ...

$20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tonbridge to Basildon 39.8 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Tonbridge to Basildon 39.8 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tonbridge to Basildon station. However, there are services departing from Tonbridge, Castle and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) and Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Tonbridge and Basildon is 27 miles. The road distance is 39.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Tonbridge to Basildon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Tonbridge to Basildon, including transfers.

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Tonbridge to Basildon bus services, operated by Redroute Buses, depart from Tonbridge, Castle station.

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The best way to get from Tonbridge to Basildon is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 228 bus and line 100 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Tonbridge to Basildon bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).

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Yes, the driving distance between Tonbridge to Basildon is 40 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Tonbridge 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 Tonbridge to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Tonbridge, England and Basildon, England?

You can take a train from Tonbridge to Basildon via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, West Ham Underground Station, and West Ham in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tonbridge to Basildon via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) and Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) in around 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tonbridge to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
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
Bus operators
Redroute Buses
Phone
+44 1474 353896
Email
redroutebuses@btconnect.com
Website
redroutebuses.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge, Castle to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
redroutebuses.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tonbridge to Basildon
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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