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There are 3 ways to get from Chelmsford to Oakham by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Oakham

$46 - $118

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Bus, train  •  4h 23m

  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 Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Oakham

$26 - $73

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Oakham 98.6 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Oakham is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Oakham is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 41m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Oakham is 83 miles. The road distance is 98.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Oakham without a car is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs £35 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from Chelmsford to Oakham, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Oakham is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Chelmsford to Oakham.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Oakham. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Oakham.
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  • Distance: 82.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 54m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Oakham, Rutland, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Oakham via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, and Peterborough in around 2h 54m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Oakham
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Single
$16 - $24
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 Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
National Express

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