There are 6 ways to get from Witham to Saffron Walden by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to Chelmsford
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  3. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Audley End
  4. Take the bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, East Street 301 / ...

$21 - $58

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus, line 133 bus, line 6 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Witham Town Centre, Collingwood Road to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 38 / ...
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, East Street 6

$17 - $20

4 alternative options

Line 71 bus, bus, line 6 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Witham Town Centre, The George to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, East Street 6

$20

Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Audley End

$38 - $53

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Witham to Saffron Walden 29.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Witham to Saffron Walden 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Witham to Saffron Walden. However, there are services departing from Witham Town Centre, The George and arriving at Saffron Walden, East Street via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Witham and Saffron Walden is 23 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Witham to Saffron Walden without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Witham to Saffron Walden, including transfers.

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Witham to Saffron Walden bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Witham Town Centre, The George station.

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The best way to get from Witham to Saffron Walden is to line 71 bus and bus and line 6 bus which takes 2 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 32 min.

Mode details

Witham to Saffron Walden bus services, operated by Stephensons of Essex, arrive at Saffron Walden, East Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Witham to Saffron Walden is 30 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Witham to Saffron Walden.

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There are 400+ hotels available in Saffron Walden. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Witham to Saffron Walden.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Witham, England and Saffron Walden, England?

You can take a bus from Witham to Saffron Walden via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn), Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Witham to Saffron Walden via London Liverpool Street, Audley End, and Audley End, Railway Station in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Audley End
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Audley End
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Witham Town Centre, The George to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, East Street
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, East Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Witham Town Centre, Collingwood Road to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Viceroy Coaches of Essex
Phone
01799 508 010
Email
viceroycoaches@btconnect.com
Website
viceroycoaches.co.uk
Bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, Common Hill
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
viceroycoaches.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Witham to Saffron Walden
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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

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