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from London to Braintree

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Travel Information between London and Braintree

distanceDistance38 miles (62 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £28
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 2 h 12 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £28 • 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Greater Anglia

Travel 38 miles (62 km) by coach or train between London and Braintree. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Greater Anglia among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Braintree.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Braintree

Travel to Braintree easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Braintree.

How do you get from London to Braintree?

You can travel between London and Braintree 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Braintree from London?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Braintree. Tickets for a coach cost on average £17.

This is compared to other travel options to Braintree:

A coach is generally £11 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £28 from London to Braintree.

What is the fastest way from London to Braintree?

The quickest way to travel to Braintree from London is by train, which takes on average 31 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 12 min.

How many miles from London to Braintree would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 38 miles (62 km) from London to Braintree.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Braintree?

The average frequency per day from London to Braintree is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between London and Braintree as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from London to Braintree?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Braintree:

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from London to Braintree depart from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road to Braintree, Coggeshall Road.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from London to Braintree depart from London Victoria to Braintree.

Who can get me from London to Braintree?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Braintree:

  • You can travel to Braintree from London by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £17 with National Express from London to Braintree.
  • You can travel to Braintree from London by train with Greater Anglia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £28 with Greater Anglia from London to Braintree.

Where should I go next after I travel to Braintree from London?

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Braintree often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Cambridge, Southend-on-Sea or Colchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Braintree itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Braintree and any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket between London and Braintree online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from London to Braintree, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is £17 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £28 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking London to Braintree tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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