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There are 12 ways to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Leeds

$52 - $82

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Bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express

$28 - $42

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Train via Peterborough  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Leeds

$74 - $119

Train, line 189 bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Wakefield Kirkgate
  4. Take the line 189 bus from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn 189

$100 - $152

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Harrogate 201.4 miles

$40 - $65

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA

$96 - $242

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$134 - $356

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA

$115 - $292

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds

$134 - $440

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds

$155 - $441

Train to Norwich, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$144 - $292

Bus, train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
  3. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  5. Take the train from Leeds to Hornbeam Park

$91 - $329

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate is to bus which costs £21 - £35 and takes 8h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Harrogate. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at West Park, Beech Grove via Stansted Airport London, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 42m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Harrogate is 178 miles. The road distance is 201.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate without a car is to train which takes 4h 26m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 4h 26m to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate is to train which takes 4h 26m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £35 and takes 8h 42m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Chelmsford to Harrogate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Harrogate.
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  • Distance: 177.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 26m

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Harrogate via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, and Leeds in around 4h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Harrogate via Stansted Airport London, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 8h 42m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Peterborough to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Wakefield Kirkgate
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hornbeam Park
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 London to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
National Express
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
National Express
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Harrogate is 201 miles. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Chelmsford to Harrogate.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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