There are 3 ways to get from Chelmsford to ExCeL London by train, 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  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to West Silvertown DLR Station Dlr

$15 - $22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to ExCeL London 28.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to ExCeL London 28.7 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and ExCeL London, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to ExCeL London via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, and West Silvertown DLR Station in around 56 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to West Silvertown DLR Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to ExCeL London
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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 ExCeL London is 40 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to ExCeL London is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to ExCeL London. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at West Silvertown DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

It takes approximately 56 min to get from Chelmsford to ExCeL London, including transfers.