There are 9 ways to get from Chelmsford to Falmouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 7 min

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

$171 - $303

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Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Newquay, line 87 bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY
  4. Take the line 87 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Railway Station

$79 - $220

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Train South Western Railway  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth

$128 - $231

Bus  •  12 h 6 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 Falmouth National Express

$115 - $150

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Falmouth 323 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Southend to Newquay  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Newquay (NQY) SEN - NQY

$145 - $592

Train to London City, fly to Exeter, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$135 - $406

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Newquay, line 87 bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY
  4. Take the line 87 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Railway Station

$132 - $454

Train to Norwich, fly to Exeter, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Exeter (EXT) NWI - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$166 - $465

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Falmouth. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Falmouth via Stansted Airport London and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Falmouth is 266 miles. The road distance is 323 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Falmouth without a car is to train which takes 7 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Chelmsford to Falmouth, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Falmouth is to train which takes 7 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 6 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 10 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Falmouth is 323 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from Chelmsford to Falmouth.

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Flybe offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Falmouth.
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  • Distance: 266.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Falmouth via Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, London Paddington, and Truro in around 7 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Falmouth via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 12 h 6 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Southend to Newquay via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Southend to Newquay via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Southend to Newquay via Manchester, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Norwich to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southend to Newquay via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.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
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Truro
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$75 - $120
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $270
Train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Redruth
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Falmouth
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
nationalexpress.com

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