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There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$68 - $122

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Bus  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Skegness, Butlins National Express

$23 - $36

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Skegness, Butlins National Express

$54 - $80

Drive  •  2h 36m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness 139.9 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness is to bus which costs £17 - £28 and takes 6h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Butlins Skegness. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Skegness, Butlins via Stansted Airport London and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 27m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Butlins Skegness is 100 miles. The road distance is 139.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs £50 - £95.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs £50 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £28 and takes 6h 27m.

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Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Skegness, Butlins station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness.

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  • Distance: 100.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Butlins Skegness, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Grantham, Skegness, Skegness, Bus Station, and Ingoldmells, Butlins in around 5h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Butlins Skegness via Stansted Airport London, Peterborough, and Skegness, Butlins in around 6h 27m.

Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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 Peterborough to Skegness, Butlins
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
National Express

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