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Travelling from Shenfield to Braintree by train

Fast trains from Shenfield to Braintree take around 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 31 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Shenfield and Braintree.

Are there direct trains from Shenfield to Braintree?

Journeys between Shenfield and Braintree usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Shenfield to Braintree every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

How long is the train journey from Shenfield to Braintree?

The Shenfield to Braintree train travel time is normally about 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Shenfield to Braintree train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only train to Braintree is usually scheduled to depart Shenfield around 05:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Shenfield around 09:02, and the last at 00:30.

When to book Shenfield to Braintree train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Shenfield to Braintree by train.

Which train companies operate between Shenfield and Braintree?

More than one train company operates on the route from Shenfield to Braintree, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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