There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin by train, bus, 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  •  1 h 34 min

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

$34 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Hitchin National Express / ...

$15 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Hitchin 45.7 miles

$220 - $260

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Hitchin 45.7 miles

$9 - $15

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Hitchin via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Farringdon Underground Station, and Farringdon in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Hitchin via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) and Stansted Airport London in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$220 - $260
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

How far is it from Chelmsford to Hitchin?

The distance between Chelmsford and Hitchin is 57 km. The road distance is 73 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin?

The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin?

The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs £150 - £190.

Is there a direct bus between Chelmsford and Hitchin?

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Hitchin. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Hitchin via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin?

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Chelmsford to Hitchin, including transfers.