There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Chigwell by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street

$31 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus, line 25 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Bow Church DLR 010 / ...
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Bow Church DLR to Ilford, Chapel Road 25

$16 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus, line 508 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Stansted Airport London 727 / ...
  2. Take the line 508 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 508 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Loughton Station 87 / ...

$21 - $31

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Chigwell 46.1 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Chigwell 46.1 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Chigwell is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Chigwell is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Chigwell. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at Chigwell, Brook Way via Bow Church DLR and Ilford, High Road Ilford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Chigwell is 40 miles. The road distance is 46.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Chigwell without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £23 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Cambridge to Chigwell, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Chigwell bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Chigwell is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £23 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus and line 25 bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Cambridge to Chigwell bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Ilford, Chapel Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Chigwell is 46 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Cambridge to Chigwell.

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There are 7329+ hotels available in Chigwell. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Chigwell.
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  • Distance: 40.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Chigwell, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Cambridge to Chigwell hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Chigwell via Bow Church DLR, Ilford, Chapel Road, and Ilford, High Road Ilford in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Bow Church DLR
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bow Church DLR to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
34 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 Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Loughton Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Chigwell
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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