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Duration 51 min
Distance 34.4 miles
Average price £26
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Gravesend and Chelmsford takes 51 min and the fastest train takes 44 min. There is an hourly train service from Gravesend 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.


  1. Gravesend
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Chelmsford
59 min
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£20 - £38

Gravesend to Chelmsford train times

Trains run hourly between Gravesend and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 05:42 in the morning, and the last departure from Gravesend is at 22:42 which arrives into Chelmsford at 23:33. All services require a transfer at Stratford International and take an average of 51 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Gravesend to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Gravesend and arriving at Chelmsford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and Chelmsford is 21 miles. The road distance is 34.4 miles.

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Gravesend to Chelmsford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Gravesend station.

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

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