There are 5 ways to get from Barking to Chelmsford by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  43 min

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. 100 / ...

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. El1

$14 - $21

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. 25.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  31 min

  1. 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Barking, England and Chelmsford, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Barking to Chelmsford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 26 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Basildon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking, King Edwards Road to Ilford Hill
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barking and Chelmsford is 35 km. The road distance is 40 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barking to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Barking to Chelmsford is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £90 - £110.

It takes approximately 43 min to get from Barking to Chelmsford, including transfers.