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There are 4 ways to get from Upminster to Rayleigh by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 25 bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Rayleigh, High Street 25 / ...

£18 - £21

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Train  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Upminster to Romford
  2. Take the train from Romford to Rayleigh

£10 - £16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from Upminster to Rayleigh 18 miles

£35 - £50

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from Upminster to Rayleigh 18 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Upminster to Rayleigh is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Upminster to Rayleigh is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Upminster to Rayleigh. However, there are services departing from Upminster and arriving at Rayleigh via Romford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Upminster and Rayleigh is 15 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Upminster to Rayleigh without a car is to line 25 bus which takes 1h 12m and costs £17 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Upminster to Rayleigh, including transfers.

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Upminster to Rayleigh train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Upminster station.

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The best way to get from Upminster to Rayleigh is to line 25 bus which takes 1h 12m and costs £17 - £22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £17 and takes 1h 16m.

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Upminster to Rayleigh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Rayleigh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Upminster to Rayleigh is 18 miles. It takes approximately 21m to drive from Upminster to Rayleigh.

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Map of how to get from Upminster to Rayleigh.
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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

What companies run services between Upminster, England and Rayleigh, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Upminster to Rayleigh every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £13 - £15 and the journey takes 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Upminster to Rayleigh via Romford in around 1h 16m.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Upminster to Romford
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
£1 - £2
Cash
£3 - £5
Oyster Card
£1 - £3
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Rayleigh, High Street
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £15
Website
First in Essex
Other operators
Taxi from Upminster to Rayleigh
Ave. Duration
21m
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740

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