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Duration 25 min
Distance 13.2 miles
Average price £8
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Braintree and Chelmsford takes 25 min and the fastest train takes 24 min. There is a train service every few hours from Braintree 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. Braintree
  2. Chelmsford
25 min
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£6 - £11

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Want to know about travelling from Braintree to Chelmsford? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Braintree and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Braintree and Chelmsford is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.2 miles.

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Braintree to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Braintree station.

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

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What companies run services between Braintree and Chelmsford?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Braintree to Chelmsford hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £11 and the journey takes 25 min.
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£6 - £11

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