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There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred

$20 - $31

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Rideshare  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the rideshare from Chelmsford to Chafford Hundred 23.8 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Lakeside, Bus Station 100

Taxi  •  25m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre 23.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre 23.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to taxi which costs £80 - £95 and takes 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Lakeside, Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Chafford Hundred via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Lakeside Shopping Centre is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre without a car is to train which takes 1h 21m and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.

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Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to train which takes 1h 21m and costs £15 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre.
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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1h 21m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Lakeside Shopping Centre, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, West Ham, and Chafford Hundred in around 1h 21m. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1h 55m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chelmsford to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
25m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Lakeside, Bus Station.

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Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Chafford Hundred station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is 23 miles. It takes approximately 25m to drive from Chelmsford to Lakeside Shopping Centre.

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There are 420+ hotels available in Lakeside Shopping Centre. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Chelmsford and Lakeside Shopping Centre. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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