Duration 1h 8m
Distance 41.2 miles
Average price £32
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chatham and Chelmsford takes 1h 8m and the fastest train takes 1h 2m. There is a train service every few hours from Chatham 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. Chatham
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Chelmsford
1h 16m
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£24 - £44

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No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Chelmsford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Chatham and Chelmsford is 25 miles. The road distance is 41.2 miles.

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Chatham to Chelmsford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Chatham station.

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

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There are 236+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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