Duration 32 min
Distance 15.5 miles
Average price £8
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Harold Wood and Chelmsford takes 32 min and the fastest train takes 20 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Harold Wood 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. Harold Wood
  2. Shenfield
  3. Chelmsford
30 min
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£7 - £11

Harold Wood to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Harold Wood and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 09:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Harold Wood is at 23:08 which arrives into Chelmsford at 23:33. All services require a transfer at Shenfield and take an average of 32 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Harold Wood to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Harold Wood and arriving at Chelmsford via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Harold Wood and Chelmsford is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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Harold Wood to Chelmsford train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Harold Wood station.

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

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