There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...

$25

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Bus, line 510 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway 510

$12 - $14

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Bishops Stortford Stansted Express

$38 - $43

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford 22.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Bishop's Stortford. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Bishops Stortford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Bishop's Stortford is 16 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford without a car is to bus which takes 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford is to bus which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 32 min.

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Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway station.

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Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford train services, operated by Stansted Express, arrive at Bishops Stortford station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford.
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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Bishop's Stortford, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Bishops Stortford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$35
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Chelmsford to Bishop's Stortford.

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