Duration 2h 14m
Distance 45.6 miles
Average price £42
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Chelmsford and Cambridge takes 2h 14m and the fastest train takes 1h 46m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Chelmsford to Cambridge. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Chelmsford
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Cambridge
2h 14m
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£36 - £54

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Cambridge via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Cambridge is 36 miles. The road distance is 45.6 miles.

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

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

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You can take a train from Chelmsford to Cambridge via London Liverpool Street in around 2h 14m.
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
London Overground
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
London Overground

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