There are 4 ways to get from Upper Basildon to Braintree by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 143 bus, train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 143 bus from Upper Basildon, Red Lion PH (The Red Lion Ph) to Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel) 143
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Braintree

$46 - $72

Cheapest option

Train, bus, line 133 bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo
  2. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$39 - $53

2 alternative options

Bus, line 133 bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures Ra1
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London 727
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$40 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Upper Basildon to Braintree 110.5 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Upper Basildon to Braintree is to drive which costs £18 - £26 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Upper Basildon to Braintree is to drive which costs £18 - £26 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Upper Basildon to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Upper Basildon, Red Lion PH (The Red Lion Ph) and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) via Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir), Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Upper Basildon and Braintree is 78 miles. The road distance is 110.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Upper Basildon to Braintree without a car is to line 143 bus and train which takes 3 h 20 min and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Upper Basildon to Braintree, including transfers.

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Upper Basildon to Braintree bus services, operated by RailAir, arrive at Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir).

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Upper Basildon to Braintree bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) station.

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Map of how to get from Upper Basildon to Braintree.
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  • Distance: 77.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Upper Basildon, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from Upper Basildon to Braintree via Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel), Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir), Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 4 h 37 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Upper Basildon, Red Lion PH (The Red Lion Ph) to Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
RailAir
Website
railair.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir (Adj Reading Station RailAir) to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Terminal 1 Departures
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
railair.com
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 T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com

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