The below links are the major bus and train operators. Up dated time times are available on line.
Research show the most popular journeys' from Grays are to London, Lakeside shopping center, Blue water Shopping center and Basildon.
Below is an updated breakdown on cost and frequency to these places.
TO: London Fenchurch Street station - roughly every 15 Mins. in peak hours (before 9am and 4-8pm in evening.
Last update: 08-01-2013
Travel Card is best options if you going to London and intending to use Tubes.
ADULTS (over 16) £18.00 before 9am - £15.90 after 9am
CHILD (under 16) £9.00 before 9 am - £7.95 after 9am
Train Only (to London)
Adult: Return Ticket before 9am £10.80/ after 9am £10.20
CHILD: Return Ticket before 9am £5.40/ after 9am £5.20
TO: Going to Lakeside for shopping - Train is the fastest option as Chafford Hundred station is one stop away.
ADULT RETURN TICKET (ANYTIME) £4.00
CHILD RETURN TICKET (ANYTIME) £2.00
The primary Bus station is opposite Morrison’s next to the Railway station on Crown Road.
All neighbouring towns are serviced. Most common journeys taken from Grays are to Lakeside, Bluewater or Basildon.
For these services catch the - Ensign Bus
(Note: Return Tickets ARE available) as are day tickets £6 Adults, £3 child (under 15’s)
TO: Lakeside Catch the 22, 22a, 33, 44, 66, 73, 83, X80
For lakeside and roughly leaving every 15-20 mins SUNDAYS AND BANK HOLIDAYS SERVICE WILL BE LIMITED SO CALL/CHECK WEBSITE TO SEE LATEST TIMETABLE
COST: Adult £3.20 Child £1.80
TO: Blue Water Shopping Centre – catch the X80 only
WHEN: leaving at 25 mins past hour until 9.25am then 55 minutes past the hour for the rest of the day.
COST: Return £4.40 Adult Child (under 16) £2.30
TO: Basildon - Use the “FIRST” Bus company.
BUS number: 100
WHEN: Leaving every 10-15 mins before 9am then every hour at 2 mins past throughout the day
COST: Return: It is cheaper to buy “Essex Day Ticket” at £8.00 Adult £5.80 for Child. This allows access anywhere in the area for the day.
Eagle Express Cars (Polish Minicab Services)
Tel: 01708 551 880
SMS: 07533 557 996
Rainham (operating in Grays)
Tel: 01375 371654
25a Orsett Rd
A B W Z Carz
Tel: 01375 383236
Unit 6 Globe Industrial Estate, Towers Rd
John's Taxi Service (Wheelchairs)
Tel: 07774 906628
27 St. Johns Rd
Chadwell St. Mary
Lakeside & Purfleet Taxis
Tel: 01375 383878
2 Stanley Rd
Tel: 01375 391010
29 South View Rd West Thurrock
Tel: 01375 381148
20 Crofton Rd
Tel: 07980 949299
9 Wallace Rd
Tel: 01375 891919
Poplars Lodge, Baker St, Orsett
Tel: 01375 394444
34 St. Cedds Court
Tel: 01375 392423
Elite Car Hire
Tel: 01375 844429
29 Lytton Rd