There are 5 ways to get from Braintree to Chelmsford by train, bus, taxi, car or foot
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Braintree to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.
The quickest way to get from Braintree to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 16 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, The Ship (Chelms The Ship). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Braintree and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 25 min.
The distance between Braintree and Chelmsford is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.2 miles.
The best way to get from Braintree to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs £6 - £9.
The train from Braintree to Chelmsford takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Braintree to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street station.
What companies run services between Braintree, England and Chelmsford, England?
Greater Anglia operates a train from Braintree to Chelmsford hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Braintree to Chelmsford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 44 min. Hedingham Omnibuses also services this route every 3 hours.
Train from Braintree to Chelmsford
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