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There are 8 ways to get from Chelmsford to Hull by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 10 min

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

$51 - $118

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Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  2. Take the bus from St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus to Hull Interchange Mp3

$42 - $67

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Train, night train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the night train from Peterborough to Hull

$90 - $132

Bus National Express  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Hull National Express

$50 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Hull 185.1 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Southend to Manchester, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$117 - $395

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 44 min

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

$117 - $271

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 10 min

  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 Piccadilly to Hull

$144 - $375

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Hull is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Hull is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Hull. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Hull Interchange via London Stansted Airport and St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Hull is 144 miles. The road distance is 185.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Hull without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £35 - £95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Chelmsford to Hull, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Hull is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £35 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £55 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Chelmsford to Hull bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hull station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Hull.
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  • Distance: 143.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Hull via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Hull via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, London Stansted Airport, King's Cross St. Pancras, and St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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 Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Hull
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $95
Super Off-Peak Single
$100 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $140
Anytime Single
$130 - $160
Night train from Peterborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Super Off-Peak Single
$65 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $100
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus to Hull Interchange
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.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 Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Hull
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Hull is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Chelmsford to Hull.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport.

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