There are 4 ways to get from Basildon to Chelmsford by bus, train, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) station and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station station. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.
The distance between Basildon and Chelmsford is 12 miles. The road distance is 18.5 miles.
The best way to get from Basildon to Chelmsford without a car is to line 100 bus which takes 56 min and costs .
The line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station takes 56 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Basildon to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).
The best way to get from Basildon to Chelmsford is to line 100 bus which takes 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 9 min.
Basildon to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Basildon to Chelmsford is 18 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Basildon to Chelmsford.
There are 175+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $72 USD per night.
What companies run services between Basildon, England and Chelmsford, England?
First in Essex operates a bus from Basildon to Chelmsford every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basildon to Chelmsford via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 9 min.
Train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
- Ave. Duration
- 20 min
- Estimated price
- $80 - $100
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