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

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall

Drive

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Oundle

Chelmsford to Oundle by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Chelmsford and Oundle is around 2h 38m and covers a distance of around 123 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 28 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 23m. Operated by Greater Anglia, London Underground (Tube), LNER and others, the Chelmsford to Oundle service departs from Chelmsford and arrives in Oundle, Old Town Hall. Typically 90 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 10m
Layover time:
28 min
Total time:
2h 38m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 23m
Journey distance:
123 miles
Services per week:
90
Cheapest price:
£29
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:11
Last service departs at:
19:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chelmsford to Oundle train, subway and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Oundle is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 27m.

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The fastest way to get from Chelmsford to Oundle is to drive which takes 1h 27m and costs £12 - £19.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Oundle is 65 miles. The road distance is 80.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Oundle without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 16m and costs £29 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3h 16m to get from Chelmsford to Oundle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Oundle is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Chelmsford to Oundle.

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  • Distance: 65.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 16m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Oundle, England?

There is no direct connection from Chelmsford to Oundle. However, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street station, take the subway to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the walk to London Kings Cross, take the train to Peterborough, take the walk to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn, then take the bus to Oundle, Old Town Hall. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chelmsford to Oundle via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport, Peterborough, and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn in around 4h 21m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Thameslink
Bus operators
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Midlands

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