There are 2 ways to get from Chelmsford to Oakham by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 52 min

  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 - $133

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Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Oakham 98.6 miles

$21 - $35

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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 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min 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 1 h 41 min to drive from Chelmsford to Oakham.

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There are 143+ 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: 2 h 52 min

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 Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Peterborough in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Grand Central
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Oakham
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Single
$16 - $25

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