Duration 1h 34m
Distance 50.6 miles
Average price £28
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Chelmsford and Watford takes 1h 34m and the fastest train takes 1h 10m. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Chelmsford to Watford. 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 • 1h 11m

  1. Chelmsford
  2. London Euston
  3. Watford
1h 11m
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Chelmsford to Watford train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Chelmsford and Watford. The earliest departure is at 10:31 in the morning, and the last departure from Chelmsford is at 23:25 which arrives into Watford at 06:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Watford. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Watford Junction via Liverpool Street station, Moorgate station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Watford is 38 miles. The road distance is 50.6 miles.

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

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Chelmsford to Watford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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You can take a train from Chelmsford to Watford via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Moorgate station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 1h 11m.
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Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £19
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35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £26
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57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £7

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