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Duration 1h 52m
Distance 58.9 miles
Average price £44
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Headcorn and Chelmsford takes 1h 52m and the fastest train takes 1h 45m. There is an hourly train service from Headcorn 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. Headcorn
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Chelmsford
1h 49m
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£33 - £59

Headcorn to Chelmsford train times

Trains run hourly between Headcorn and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 12:15 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Headcorn is at 22:15 which arrives into Chelmsford at 00:21. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Headcorn to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Headcorn and arriving at Chelmsford via London Bridge station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Headcorn and Chelmsford is 40 miles. The road distance is 58.9 miles.

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

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

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There are 194+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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