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

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Loughton station Central

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 59
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road 418B / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 351 bus, line 167 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Brentwood station 351
  2. Take the line 167 bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road 167

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Loughton 23.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Loughton 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Loughton is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Loughton is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Loughton. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, station and arriving at Loughton, Forest Road via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Loughton is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Loughton without a car is to train and subway which takes 46 min and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Chelmsford to Loughton, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Loughton bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, station.

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Chelmsford to Loughton bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Loughton, Forest Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Loughton is 23 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Chelmsford to Loughton.

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There are 7590+ hotels available in Loughton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Loughton.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Loughton, Essex, England?

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Loughton via Brentwood station, Brentwood, Ilford, and Ilford, High Road Ilford in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Brentwood station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
firstgroup.com
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ilford, High Road Ilford to Loughton, Roding Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Loughton, Forest Road
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Loughton
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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