There are 3 ways to get from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

$43 - $77

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline

$40 - $56

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway 100.5 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Didcot Parkway station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Didcot, Parkway Station via Stansted Airport London, Heathrow Central Bus Station and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H1). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Didcot Parkway is 74 miles. The road distance is 100.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 10 min.

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Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway.

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There are 449+ hotels available in Didcot Parkway. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway.
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  • Distance: 74.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Didcot Parkway, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway via Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Didcot Parkway via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5), and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H1) in around 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $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 Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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