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Duration 46 min
Distance 24.9 miles
Average price £19
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Barking and Chelmsford takes 46 min and the fastest train takes 37 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Barking 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.


  1. Stratford (London)
  2. Chelmsford
43 min
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£17 - £25

Barking to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Barking and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 13:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Barking is at 23:16 which arrives into Chelmsford at 00:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 46 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Barking to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Barking and arriving at Chelmsford via West Ham station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Barking and Chelmsford is 22 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

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Barking to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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

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There are 129+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Barking and Chelmsford?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £11 - £17 and the journey takes 26 min.
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