There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Newbury by train, subway, bus or car

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Train, Tube  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Newbury

$43 - $77

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Bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newbury National Express

$34 - $48

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Reading
  3. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station

$39 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Newbury 109.6 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Newbury. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Newbury via Stansted Airport London and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Newbury is 81 miles. The road distance is 109.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Newbury without a car is to train and Tube which takes 2 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Chelmsford to Newbury, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Newbury bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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Chelmsford to Newbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Newbury is 110 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Chelmsford to Newbury.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Newbury. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Newbury.
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  • Distance: 80.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Newbury, West Berkshire, England?

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Newbury via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 4 h 36 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newbury
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (opp Novotel Hotel) to Newbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Newbury
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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