Duration 1h 58m
Distance 129 miles
Average price £58
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Swindon and Chelmsford takes 1h 58m and the fastest train takes 1h 44m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Swindon 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 • 2h 1m

  1. Swindon
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Chelmsford
2h 1m
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Swindon to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Swindon and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 12:10 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Swindon is at 22:41 which arrives into Chelmsford at 01:26. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Chelmsford via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between Swindon and Chelmsford is 98 miles. The road distance is 129 miles.

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Swindon to Chelmsford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swindon station.

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

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