Duration 1h 40m
Distance 29.5 miles
Average price £28
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Hertford and Chelmsford takes 1h 40m and the fastest train takes 1h 24m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Hertford 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 • 1h 29m

  1. Hertford East
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Chelmsford
1h 29m
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£23 - £34

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No, there is no direct train from Hertford to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Hertford East and arriving at Chelmsford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Hertford and Chelmsford is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.5 miles.

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Hertford to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Hertford East station.

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

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You can take a train from Hertford to Chelmsford via London Liverpool Street in around 1h 29m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Ave. Duration
32 min
4 times a day

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