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There are 6 ways to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 100 bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 100 / ...

$5 - $8

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Line 3 bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Leigh-on-Sea, Grange Road 3

Train  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Southend Victoria
  3. Take the train from Southend Central to Leigh-on-Sea

$18 - $28

Bus, line 26 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange X30
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange to Leigh-on-Sea station 26 / ...

Taxi  •  23m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station 17.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  23m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station 17.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Leigh-on-Sea, Grange Road. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Leigh-on-Sea via Shenfield and Southend Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Leigh-on-Sea Station is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station without a car is to line 100 bus which takes 1h 14m and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 1h 14m to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station bus services, operated by Essex & Suffolk Dart, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.

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Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station is to line 100 bus which takes 1h 14m and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 14m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Leigh-on-Sea Station, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 54m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station via Shenfield, Southend Victoria, and Southend Central in around 1h 21m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Southend Victoria
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Leigh-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange to Leigh-on-Sea station
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Essex & Suffolk Dart
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Leigh-on-Sea, Grange Road
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 Leigh-on-Sea Station bus services, operated by Essex & Suffolk Dart, arrive at Leigh-on-Sea, Grange Road station.

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Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Leigh-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23m to drive from Chelmsford to Leigh-on-Sea Station.

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