There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Hornchurch 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, line 256 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
  2. Take the line 256 bus from Harold Wood to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road (RM12) 256

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 351 bus, line 256 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood Railway Station 351
  2. Take the line 256 bus from Harold Wood to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road (RM12) 256

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Hornchurch 18.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Hornchurch 18.9 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Hornchurch is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Hornchurch is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Hornchurch is 17 miles. The road distance is 18.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Chelmsford to Hornchurch, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Hornchurch via Brentwood Railway Station, Brentwood, and Harold Wood in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Harold Wood to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road (RM12)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood Railway Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Hornchurch
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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