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Duration 1h 49m
Distance 85.6 miles
Average price £41
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Farnborough and Chelmsford takes 1h 49m and the fastest train takes 1h 31m. The train service runs several times per day from Farnborough to Chelmsford. 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, subway

  1. Farnborough (Main)
  2. Waterloo station
  3. Stratford (London)
  4. Chelmsford
1h 48m
£28 - £50

Farnborough to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every three hours between Farnborough and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 05:16 in the morning, and the last departure from Farnborough is at 23:16 which arrives into Chelmsford at 07:24. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Saturday, September 26, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Farnborough to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Farnborough (Main) and arriving at Chelmsford via Waterloo station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between Farnborough and Chelmsford is 61 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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Farnborough to Chelmsford train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Farnborough (Main) station.

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

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There are 129+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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