Duration 1h 6m
Distance 38.3 miles
Average price £19
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Balham and Chelmsford takes 1h 6m and the fastest train takes 56 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Balham to Chelmsford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Subway, train

  1. Balham station
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Chelmsford
1h 6m
£19 - £25

Balham to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Balham and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 22:09 at night, and the last departure from Balham is at 23:20 which arrives into Chelmsford at 00:42. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Balham station to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Balham station and arriving at Chelmsford via Moorgate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 6m.

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The distance between Balham and Chelmsford is 34 miles. The road distance is 38.3 miles.

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Balham to Chelmsford train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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Balham to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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You can take a train from Balham to Chelmsford via Clapham Junction and Stratford (London) in around 1h 51m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
20 min
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Ave. Duration
33 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Ave. Duration
32 min
3 times a day

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