There are 5 ways to get from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Chafford Hundred to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$22 - $33

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chafford Hundred to Chelmsford 24.1 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Chelmsford, C & E Hospital 100

$11

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford 23.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford 23.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) station and arriving at Chelmsford, C & E Hospital. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Lakeside Shopping Centre and Chelmsford is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £16 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside).

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The best way to get from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £16 - £25. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford, C & E Hospital station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford is 24 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford.

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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Lakeside Shopping Centre, England and Chelmsford, England?

You can take a train from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford via Chafford Hundred, West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Chafford Hundred to West Ham
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Chelmsford, C & E Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chafford Hundred to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Lakeside Shopping Centre to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lakeside Shopping Centre and Chelmsford. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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