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Duration 3h 25m
Distance 166.6 miles
Average price £78
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Stafford takes 3h 25m and the fastest train takes 2h 38m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Stafford. 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. White Notley
  2. London Euston
  3. Stafford
2h 33m
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£60 - £209

Essex to Stafford train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Stafford. The earliest departure is at 07:08 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Stafford at 11:17. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Stafford. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Stafford via Liverpool Street station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Essex and Stafford is 133 miles. The road distance is 166.6 miles.

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Essex to Stafford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Stafford train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Stafford station.

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There are 185+ hotels available in Stafford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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