There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Braintree by train, bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Braintree, England?
Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Braintree hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Chelmsford to Braintree every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 44 min.
Train from Chelmsford to Braintree
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Chelmsford to Braintree?
The distance between Chelmsford and Braintree is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Braintree?
The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Braintree is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Chelmsford to Braintree?
The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Braintree is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £40 - £55.
Is there a direct train between Chelmsford and Braintree?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Braintree. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.
Is there a direct bus between Chelmsford and Braintree?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.
How long does it take to get from Chelmsford to Braintree?
The train from Chelmsford to Braintree takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.