Duration 46 min
Distance 29.1 miles
Average price £25
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Swanscombe and Chelmsford takes 46 min and the fastest train takes 37 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Swanscombe 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. Ebbsfleet International
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Chelmsford
54 min
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£19 - £37

Swanscombe to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Swanscombe and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 11:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Swanscombe is at 23:35 which arrives into Chelmsford at 00:21. All services require a transfer at Stratford International and take an average of 46 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Swanscombe to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Ebbsfleet International and arriving at Chelmsford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Swanscombe and Chelmsford is 21 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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Swanscombe to Chelmsford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ebbsfleet International station.

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

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