There are 4 ways to get from Wickford to Braintree by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Swans) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes 42 / ...

$6 - $11

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Wickford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Braintree

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wickford to Braintree 23.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Wickford to Braintree 23.6 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Wickford to Braintree is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wickford to Braintree is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Wickford and Braintree is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Wickford to Braintree, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wickford to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Swans) and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wickford to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Wickford and arriving at Braintree via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Wickford, England and Braintree, England?

You can take a bus from Wickford to Braintree via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wickford to Braintree via Shenfield in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Wickford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Braintree
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Swans) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Rue De Jeunes
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wickford to Braintree
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
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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