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There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  57m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Paddington Hammersmith & City / ...

$17 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Paddington Rail Station National Express

$10 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station 37.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  55m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station 37.7 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station is to taxi which costs £120 - £160 and takes 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to London Paddington Station station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at London Paddington Rail Station via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and London Paddington Station is 32 miles. The road distance is 37.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 57m and costs £13 - £18.

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It takes approximately 57m to get from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station.

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Chelmsford to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Paddington Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to London Paddington Station is 38 miles. It takes approximately 55m to drive from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station.

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There are 9139+ hotels available in London Paddington Station. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station.
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  • Distance: 31.8 miles
  • Duration: 57m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and London Paddington Station, England?

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station via Stansted Airport London in around 2h 26m.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.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 London Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to London Paddington Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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