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There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stowmarket
  2. Take the train from Stowmarket to Bury St Edmunds

$29 - $41

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Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Mildenhall National Express / ...

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) 46.5 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) 46.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Bury St Edmunds (Station). However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Fornham Road via Stansted Airport London and Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station). However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Stowmarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Bury St Edmunds (Station) is 37 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station), including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station.

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Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £22 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £15 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station).
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Bury St Edmunds (Station), England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) via Stowmarket in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, Mildenhall, and Mildenhall, Bus Station in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stowmarket to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
34 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 Stansted Airport London to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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 Bury St Edmunds (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Mildenhall station.

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Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station) is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Chelmsford to Bury St Edmunds (Station).

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