Duration 2h 4m
Distance 84.5 miles
Average price £68
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Chelmsford and Margate takes 2h 4m and the fastest train takes 1h 46m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Chelmsford to Margate. 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. Stratford International
  3. Margate
2h 13m
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£46 - £86

Chelmsford to Margate train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Chelmsford and Margate. The earliest departure is at 16:56 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Chelmsford is at 20:56 which arrives into Margate at 23:03. All services require a transfer at Stratford (London) and take an average of 2h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Margate. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Margate via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Margate is 47 miles. The road distance is 84.5 miles.

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

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Chelmsford to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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