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Duration 1h 20m
Distance 68.7 miles
Average price £25
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Chelmsford takes 1h 20m and the fastest train takes 1h 9m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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. Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
  2. Lancaster Gate station
  3. London Liverpool Street
  4. Chelmsford
1h 21m
£19 - £54

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 05:17 in the morning, and the last departure from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is at 17:47 which arrives into Chelmsford at 19:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Thursday, June 24, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Chelmsford via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Chelmsford is 44 miles. The road distance is 68.7 miles.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chelmsford train services, operated by Heathrow Express, depart from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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

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