There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Palmers Green by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Highbury & Islington
  3. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Palmers Green

$20 - $30

Cheapest option

Line 59 bus, line 724 bus, train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, YMCA (Fenn Wright estate agents) to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 59
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Hertford North Railway Station 724
  3. Take the train from Hertford North to Palmers Green

$20 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
  3. Take the bus from St Pancras International to Southgate, Selborne Road Southgate N91

$21 - $23

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Palmers Green 35.8 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Palmers Green 35.8 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Palmers Green. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Southgate, Selborne Road Southgate via London Stansted Airport and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Palmers Green. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Palmers Green via Stratford (London) and Highbury & Islington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Palmers Green is 26 miles. The road distance is 35.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Palmers Green without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Chelmsford to Palmers Green, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Palmers Green bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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Chelmsford to Palmers Green train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Palmers Green is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 12 min.

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Chelmsford to Palmers Green bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Southgate, Selborne Road Southgate station.

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Chelmsford to Palmers Green train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Palmers Green station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Palmers Green.
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  • Distance: 26.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Palmers Green, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Palmers Green via Stratford (London) and Highbury & Islington in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Palmers Green via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), London Stansted Airport, King's Cross St. Pancras, and St Pancras International in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Highbury & Islington
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $3
Cash
$5 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Highbury & Islington to Palmers Green
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hertford North to Palmers Green
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, YMCA (Fenn Wright estate agents) to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Hertford North Railway Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from St Pancras International to Southgate, Selborne Road Southgate
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Palmers Green
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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