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

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Bus, line 331 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 59
  2. Take the line 331 bus from Ware, Hertford Regional College to Buntingford, The Crown Inn 331

$15 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus, line 386 bus  •  2 h 33 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 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange 508 / ...
  3. Take the line 386 bus from Bishop's Stortford, Interchange to Buntingford, The Crown Inn 386

$17 - $20

Train, line 331 bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ware
  3. Take the line 331 bus from Ware, Hertford Regional College to Buntingford, The Crown Inn 331

$28 - $41

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Buntingford 34.2 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Buntingford 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Buntingford. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Buntingford, The Crown Inn via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and Ware, Hertford Regional College. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Buntingford is 26 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Buntingford without a car is to bus and line 331 bus which takes 2 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Chelmsford to Buntingford, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Buntingford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station.

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Chelmsford to Buntingford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Buntingford, The Crown Inn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Buntingford is 34 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Chelmsford to Buntingford.

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There are 193+ hotels available in Buntingford. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Buntingford.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Buntingford via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and Ware, Hertford Regional College in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ware
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ware, Hertford Regional College to Buntingford, The Crown Inn
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
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
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Bishop's Stortford, Interchange
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Richmonds Coaches
Phone
01763 848226
Email
postbox@richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Website
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Bishop's Stortford, Interchange to Buntingford, The Crown Inn
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
richmonds-coaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Buntingford
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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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