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There are 5 ways to get from Barkingside to Chelmsford by subway, 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

Subway, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the subway from Barkingside station to Stratford station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 247 bus, bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Barkingside to Romford Market 247
  2. Take the bus from London Romford to Chelmsford National Express

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 169 bus, train, line 351 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 169 bus from Barkingside, Sandringham Gardens to Ilford, Chapel Road 169
  2. Take the train from Ilford to Brentwood
  3. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 351

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barkingside to Chelmsford 23.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Barkingside to Chelmsford 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Barkingside to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barkingside to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barkingside to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Barkingside and arriving at Chelmsford via London Romford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Barkingside and Chelmsford is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Barkingside to Chelmsford without a car is to subway and train which takes 57 min and costs £11 - £18.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Barkingside to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Barkingside to Chelmsford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Barkingside station.

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Barkingside to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barkingside to Chelmsford is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Barkingside to Chelmsford.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barkingside to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 19.5 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Barkingside to Chelmsford via Romford Market and London Romford in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Barkingside station to Stratford station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barkingside, Sandringham Gardens to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barkingside to Romford Market
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Brentwood station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Romford to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barkingside to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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