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There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Brentwood by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Shenfield, Crescent Drive 351 / ...

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Brentwood 11.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Brentwood 11.6 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Walk from Chelmsford to Brentwood 11.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Brentwood is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Brentwood is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station station and arriving at Shenfield, Crescent Drive. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Shenfield. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Brentwood is 11 miles. The road distance is 11.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Brentwood without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Chelmsford to Shenfield takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Chelmsford to Brentwood bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station.

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Chelmsford to Brentwood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Brentwood is to train which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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  • Distance: 10.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Brentwood, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Brentwood every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Brentwood every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 38 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Shenfield, Crescent Drive
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Chelmsford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Chelmsford to Brentwood bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Shenfield, Crescent Drive station.

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Chelmsford to Brentwood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Shenfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Brentwood is 12 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Chelmsford to Brentwood.

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