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

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Train Hull Trains  •  4h 10m

  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 National Express  •  7h 54m

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

$26 - $40

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Train LNER  •  5h 38m

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

$70 - $107

Bus Megabus UK  •  7h 5m

  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

Drive  •  3h 12m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Hull 185.1 miles

$35 - $60

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5h 41m

  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  •  6h 27m

  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

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6h 39m

  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 York
  4. Take the train from York to Hull

$123 - $445

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Hull is to bus which costs £20 - £35 and takes 7h 54m.

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

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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 7h 5m.

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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 4h 10m and costs £35 - £95.

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

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Chelmsford to Hull bus services, operated by TerraVision UK, depart from London Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Hull is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs £35 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £55 and takes 7h 5m.

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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 Hull bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Hull Interchange station.

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

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 4h 10m. 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 7h 5m.

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 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
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
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Hull
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Hull
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Peterborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
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 York
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55m
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
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
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 Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
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
4h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Megabus 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 Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
National Express
Bus from Peterborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express

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

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

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