There are 6 ways to get from Chelmsford to Cirencester by train, bus, subway 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, line 51 bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  3. Take the line 51 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cirencester, Abbey House 51 / ...

$61 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cirencester National Express

$45 - $60

4 alternative options

Train, Tube, line 882 bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  4. Take the train from Swindon to Kemble
  5. Take the line 882 bus from Kemble Railway Station to Cirencester, Old Station Car Park 882

$66 - $115

Train, Tube  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Ealing Broadway Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Maidenhead to Kemble

$65 - $111

Train, bus, line 51 bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street S6
  4. Take the line 51 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cirencester, Abbey House 51 / ...

$61 - $94

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Cirencester 132.6 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Cirencester. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Cirencester via Stansted Airport London and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Cirencester is 105 miles. The road distance is 132.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Cirencester without a car is to train and line 51 bus which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Chelmsford to Cirencester, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Cirencester is 133 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Chelmsford to Cirencester.

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There are 626+ hotels available in Cirencester. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Cirencester.
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  • Distance: 105.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Cirencester via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5 h 16 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 Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Kemble
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $11
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $14
Train from Maidenhead to Kemble
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Ealing Broadway Underground Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cirencester, Abbey House
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Pulhams Coaches
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cirencester
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com

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