There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Tamworth

$58 - $136

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Bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 777 / ...

$34 - $55

2 alternative options

Train, line 65 bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Nuneaton
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Nuneaton Railway Station to Bonehill, Brewster Close 65

$75 - $120

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park 140.8 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Drayton Manor Theme Park. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Birmingham, The Square Peg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Drayton Manor Theme Park is 111 miles. The road distance is 140.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park without a car is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 21 min.

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Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park is 141 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park.

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There are 529+ hotels available in Drayton Manor Theme Park. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park.
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  • Distance: 111.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Drayton Manor Theme Park, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Euston Square Underground Station, London Euston, Tamworth, Tamworth Town Centre, Victoria Road Bus Interchange, and Kettlebrook, Barnbridge in around 3 h 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Chelmsford to Drayton Manor Theme Park every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton Railway Station to Bonehill, Brewster Close
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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, Coach Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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