Duration 3h 15m
Distance 200.3 miles
Average price £125
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Chelmsford and York takes 3h 15m and the fastest train takes 2h 46m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Chelmsford to York. 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 Kings Cross
  3. York
2h 58m
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£37 - £229

Chelmsford to York train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Chelmsford and York. The earliest departure is at 16:31 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Chelmsford is at 23:25 which arrives into York at 08:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to York. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at York via Stratford (London), Highbury & Islington station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and York is 168 miles. The road distance is 200.3 miles.

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

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Chelmsford to York train services, operated by LNER, arrive at York station.

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