Duration 1h 1m
Distance 43.6 miles
Average price £21
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Harwich and Chelmsford takes 1h 1m and the fastest train takes 1h. There is at least one train per day from Harwich 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

  1. Harwich Town
  2. Chelmsford
1h 2m
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£17 - £26

Harwich to Chelmsford train times

Trains run once daily between Harwich and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 07:16 in the morning, and the last departure from Harwich is at 07:58 which arrives into Chelmsford at 08:58. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harwich Town and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 2m.

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The distance between Harwich and Chelmsford is 38 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Harwich and Chelmsford?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Harwich Town to Chelmsford once daily. Tickets cost £17 - £26 and the journey takes 1h 2m. London Overground also services this route 5 times a week.
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harwich Town to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Harwich Town to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
Train from Manningtree to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
London Overground

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