Transport links

Bus Timetables

Information on local timetables and fares is available from Essex County Council website.

The nearest bus station is in Haverhill, with connections to Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Halstead, Sudbury.

Travel concessions If you are 60 years of age or over, then you are entitled to free travel on public transport. Details from Braintree District Council website.


The nearest rail station is Audley End, just west of Saffron Walden, with trains south to London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport, and north to Cambridge, Peterborough, Birmingham and Liverpool.

Trains from Cambridge also go to London Kings Cross, and to Ely, Kings Lynn and Norwich.

Details available from National Rail Enquiries.

Braintree Community Transport

For more information on the following schemes please ring BDC on 01376 327357 or contact Braintree District Council

Social Car Scheme and Dial-a-Ride Scheme for people who are unable to access conventional public transport, due to disabilities, mobility restrictions or isolation (registration fee)

Minibus Hire Scheme to assist voluntary groups (hire fee)