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Duration 54 min
Distance 35.1 miles
Average price £16
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Waterloo Station and Chelmsford takes 54 min and the fastest train takes 46 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Waterloo Station 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.

Subway, train

  1. Waterloo station
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Chelmsford
55 min
£14 - £20

Waterloo Station to Chelmsford train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between Waterloo Station and Chelmsford. The earliest departure is at 21:29 at night, and the last departure from Waterloo Station is at 23:56 which arrives into Chelmsford at 00:58. All services require a transfer at Stratford Underground Station and take an average of 54 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Chelmsford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Chelmsford is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.1 miles.

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Waterloo Station to Chelmsford train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Waterloo station.

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

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There are 130+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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