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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Woodford Underground Station Central

$17 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 351 bus, train, line 167 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station 351
  2. Take the train from Brentwood to Ilford
  3. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Chigwell, Brook Way 167

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Train, line 167 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Shenfield to Ilford
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Chigwell, Brook Way 167

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Chigwell 22.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Chigwell 22.2 miles

$4 - $7

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 Underground Station, take the Tube to Woodford Underground Station, then take the Tube to Chigwell Underground Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chelmsford to Chigwell via Shenfield, Ilford, and Ilford, High Road Ilford in around 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Woodford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shenfield to Ilford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Brentwood to Ilford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Chigwell, Brook Way
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Brentwood Railway Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Chigwell
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chelmsford and Chigwell is 30 km. The road distance is 36 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £80 - £95.

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Chelmsford to Chigwell, including transfers.