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There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea

$18 - $26

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Bus  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street 71A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Frinton-on-Sea, Laburnum Crescent 97 / ...

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Train via Thorpe-le-Soken  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken

$17 - $26

Taxi  •  47m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive 41.5 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive 41.5 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 3h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Frinton-on-Sea, Laburnum Crescent via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Frinton-on-Sea. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive without a car is to train which takes 1h 19m and costs £13 - £20.

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The train from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea takes 1h 11m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.

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Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive is to train which takes 1h 19m and costs £13 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 3h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive.
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  • Distance: 33.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 1h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street in around 3h 13m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Frinton-on-Sea, Laburnum Crescent
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Frinton-on-Sea, Laburnum Crescent
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Frinton-on-Sea, Laburnum Crescent station.

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Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Frinton-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive is 42 miles. It takes approximately 47m to drive from Chelmsford to Frinton-on-Sea, Charlotte Drive.

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