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

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Recommended option

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Barking, King Edwards Road to Ilford Sainsbury's El1
  2. Take the train from Ilford to Shenfield

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Barking to Basildon
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 100 / ...

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barking to Chelmsford 25.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Chelmsford 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

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

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

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The distance between Barking and Chelmsford is 22 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Barking to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs £14 - £22.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Barking to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barking to Chelmsford is 25 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Barking to Chelmsford.

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There are 169+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barking to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 21.8 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Barking to Chelmsford every 15 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
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Barking to Basildon
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking, King Edwards Road to Ilford Sainsbury's
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barking to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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