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

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Train, subway  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Chigwell station Central

£16 - £22

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Train, line 66 bus, line 167 bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Romford
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Romford Station to Gants Hill, Clarence Avenue Gants Hill 66 / ...
  3. Take the line 167 bus from Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd to Chigwell, Brook Way 167

Line 351 bus, train, line 167 bus  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood station 351
  2. Take the train from Brentwood to Ilford
  3. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford to Chigwell, Brook Way 167

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Chigwell 22.2 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Chigwell 22.2 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Chigwell station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Chigwell station via Stratford station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Chigwell is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 15m and costs £16 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1h 15m to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell, including transfers.

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

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Chelmsford to Chigwell train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Chigwell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Chigwell is 22 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Chelmsford to Chigwell.

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There are 5484+ hotels available in Chigwell. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell.
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  • Distance: 18.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 15m

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

There is no direct connection from Chelmsford to Chigwell. However, you can take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford station, then take the subway to Chigwell station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chelmsford to Chigwell via Romford, Romford Station, Gants Hill, Clarence Avenue Gants Hill, and Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd in around 1h 25m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Romford
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £12
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
London Overground
Train from Chelmsford to Romford
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
London Overground
London Underground (Tube)
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Brentwood to Ilford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
TfL Rail
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gants Hill Station Cranbrook Rd to Chigwell, Brook Way
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Bus from Ilford to Chigwell, Brook Way
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
First in Essex
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
First in Essex
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Chigwell
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Your Cabbie
Phone
+44 1245 354 040
Website
taxis-in-chelmsford.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355 555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis & Cars
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Chelmsford City Taxis
Phone
+44 1245 250 250
Website
chelmsfordcitytaxis.com
Allied Taxi Chelmsford
Phone
+44 1245 443 232

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