There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station Dlr

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 351 bus, line 147 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station 351
  2. Take the line 147 bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road 147

$14 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel 28.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel 28.4 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Pontoon Dock DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Aloft London Excel is 25 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 351 bus and line 147 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 4 min.

Mode details

Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Pontoon Dock DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel is 28 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel.

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  • Distance: 24.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Aloft London Excel, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and Pontoon Dock DLR Station in around 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel via Brentwood Railway Station, Brentwood, Ilford, Ilford Broadway, and Custom House, Victoria Dock Road in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Pontoon Dock DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Custom House, Victoria Dock Road
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Aloft London Excel
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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