On London's doorstep!
Essex has accessible travel links from all over the UK & Europe, and is well served by major roads including the M25, M11 and A12. There are main-line rail links into London Liverpool Street and the Olympic Park at Stratford, plus several international gateways - London Stansted Airport, Southend Airport, Harwich International Port & Tilbury Port.
Essex is ideally placed for domestic and international business travellers, and getting here has never been easier!
Tel: 08717 818178
Disabled Travel Line Tel: 08717 818179
Offices open from 8.00am - 8.00pm Monday - Sunday
National Express run coaches to and from over 1,000 destinations throughout the UK, and a regular shuttle bus service operates from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street & London Victoria.
There are also services to and from Essex to Birmingham and the North
Traveline East Anglia
Tel: 0871 200 2233
Text: Traveline to 84268 - this is a new service which sends timetables to your mobile ‘phone browser
Traveline provide information on coach and rail services throughout Essex, the East of England and the whole of the UK.
National Rail enquiries
Tel: 08457 48 4950
Overseas: +44 (0)20 72785240
Train Tracker for Text: text station name to: 84950
Textphone (for customers with hearing impairments): 0845 6050 600
National Rail service is the definitive source of information for all passenger rail services on the National Rail network in England, Scotland & Wales.
The NRE website offers journey planning, timetable and fares information.
National Express East Anglia
Customer Services: 0845 600 7245 Open Mon - Fri 8am - 6pm
Business travel: 0845 600 7245 Open Mon - Fri 8am - 6pm
NEEA provides a fast and frequent service to London Liverpool Street, whilst connecting major towns throughout Essex and East Anglia.
Tel: 0845 850 0150
Coaches every 15 minutes to London Liverpool Street from Stansted Airport.
Transport for London
London Travel Information
Tel: 0843 222 1234 (24 hours)
Textphone: 020 7918 3015
Tel: 0845 330 9880 Open 8am - 8pm 7 days per week
Tel: 0845 300 7000 Open 8am - 8pm Mon - Fri
Transport for London manages the transport service across the capital. Services include:
London underground - with links to Epping, Essex on the Central Line
London river services
Victoria Coach Station
Harwich International Port is located 70 miles East of London via the A12, with direct access to the Midlands via the A14.
Tel: 0871 522 9955
Esbjerg, Denmark - Harwich - 4 sailings per week (duration 20 hours)
Tel: 08447 70 7070
Hook of Holland - Harwich Sailings 3 times per day.
Choose the Dutch Flyer Rail & Sail ticket, which can take you from Amsterdam, Rotterdam or The Hague straight into Colchester, Essex - Britain's oldest recorded town!
London Stansted Airport
Aiport telephone information service: 0844 335 1803
Website: www.baa.com & www.stanstedairport.com
London Stansted is the UK's 3rd busiest airport with nearly 19 million passengers passing through every year. Many low-cost airlines have made Stansted their base. It is located just over 30 miles North East of London at Junction 8 of the M11, less than 20 minutes from the M25.
Tel: 01702 608100
Southed Airport operates weekly flights to Galway and Waterford in Ireland, and also Jersey.
London City Airport
Tel: 020 7646 0088
London's business airport is easily accessible from Essex via the A13, M11 and M25.
Heathrow and Gatwick airports are just over an hours drive away.