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Bus Southampton to Braintree: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Do you know the best way to get from Southampton to Braintree? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Southampton to Braintree?

On average, a bus ticket from Southampton to Braintree will cost you £ 42.72. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 18.91. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Southampton to Braintree by bus

Best price £ 18.91
Journey duration 4 h 26 min
Connections per day 12
First departure 08:45
Last departure 20:00
Distance 108.1 mi
Departure Southampton
Arrival Braintree
Carriers National Express, Eurolines CH

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Maximum price
£ 62.70

Southampton - Braintree


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How long does it take to get from Southampton to Braintree by bus?

The journey from Southampton to Braintree covers a distance of 108.1 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 h 26 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 h 12 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Southampton to Braintree faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Southampton to Braintree leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Southampton to Braintree, which usually leaves at 08:45. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 20:00. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many times a day do departures from Southampton leave for Braintree?

On average, there are 12 daily departures from Southampton to Braintree. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 16 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express and Eurolines CH, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 8 departures from Southampton which travel directly to Braintree. There are 4 journeys with one change or more.


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