Basildon is only 45 minutes from London Stansted Airport and both Heathrow and Gatwick are within easy reach. More local is London Southend Airport, which currently offers flights to a number of European destinations such as Paris, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Geneva, as well as routes to Aberdeen, Belfast and Glasgow, the Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands.
Rail and Road
The City of London is only 30 minutes away by train and the journey time by car is approximately 45 minutes depending upon the time of day. The Dartford River Crossing is only 25 minutes from Basildon and the M25 is just 10 km away. And with the Euro Tunnel so close you can be in Paris within 3 hours.
Both Harwich and Felixstowe ports are less than 60 miles away and the Port of Tilbury is just off the A13 approximately 11 miles away, where there also is a cruise terminal. DP World’s London Gateway Port is 8 miles and is the UK’s newest deep sea port and also the site of what will be Europe’s largest logistics park.