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There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Kentish Town West

£10 - £17

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Bus  •  2h 33m

  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 St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo National Express

£10 - £17

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Train, subway  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Baker Street station Jubilee

£14 - £20

Taxi  •  55m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to London Zoo 35.7 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  55m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to London Zoo 35.7 miles

£5 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to London Zoo. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to London Zoo. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Kentish Town West via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 14m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and London Zoo is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo without a car is to train which takes 1h 14m and costs £10 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1h 14m to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo, including transfers.

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

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Chelmsford to London Zoo train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo is to train which takes 1h 14m and costs £10 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £17 and takes 2h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to London Zoo.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 14m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and London Zoo, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to London Zoo via Stratford (London) and Kentish Town West in around 1h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to London Zoo via Stansted Airport London and London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo in around 2h 33m.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Kentish Town West
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
£1 - £3
Cash
£4 - £6
Oyster Card
£2 - £4
London Underground (Tube)
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
First in Essex
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 St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £17
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Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to London Zoo
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
ChelmsfordTaxis
Phone
+44 1245 335555
Website
chelmsfordtaxis.com

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Chelmsford to London Zoo bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London St John's Wood/for Zsl London Zoo station.

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Chelmsford to London Zoo train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Kentish Town West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to London Zoo is 36 miles. It takes approximately 55m to drive from Chelmsford to London Zoo.

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