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There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Fenstanton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Huntingdon

$67 - $92

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Bus, train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
  3. Take the bus from The Busway station to St Ives, Bus Station

Bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Cambridge Parkside 727
  3. Take the bus from Cambridge, The Busway Parkside to St Ives, Bus Station

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Fenstanton 55.5 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Fenstanton is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Fenstanton is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Fenstanton. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Fenstanton, Chequer Street via Stansted Airport London, Cambridge, The Busway Parkside and St Ives, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Fenstanton is 45 miles. The road distance is 55.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Fenstanton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £50 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Chelmsford to Fenstanton, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Fenstanton bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Fenstanton is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £50 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Chelmsford to Fenstanton bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at St Ives, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Fenstanton is 56 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Chelmsford to Fenstanton.

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  • Distance: 45.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Fenstanton via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Farringdon station, Farringdon, and Huntingdon in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Fenstanton via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, Cambridge Parkside, Cambridge, The Busway Parkside, and St Ives, Bus Station in around 3 h 57 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 Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from The Busway station to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway Parkside to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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