Duration 1h 28m
Distance 62.2 miles
Average price £32
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Chelmsford takes 1h 28m and the fastest train takes 1h 17m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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, subway

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. London Bridge station
    Jubilee
  3. Stratford (London)
  4. Chelmsford
1h 34m
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£24 - £45

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 12:46 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 23:06 which arrives into Chelmsford at 00:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, December 6, 2019

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Chelmsford via London Bridge station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Chelmsford is 49 miles. The road distance is 62.2 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chelmsford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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