There are 11 ways to get from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$93 - $147

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

$39 - $54

9 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield

$102 - $156

Bus via Airport Bus Station  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Airport Bus Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240

$54 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park 184.9 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$89 - $356

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$116 - $336

Train to Norwich, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$126 - $272

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield
  5. Take the train from Sheffield to Edale

$121 - $316

Train, Tube, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  4. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  5. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$90 - $226

Bus, train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
  3. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$79 - $317

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chelmsford and Peak District National Park is 149 miles. The road distance is 184.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park without a car is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Peak District National Park is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to drive from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 789+ hotels available in Peak District National Park. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park.
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  • Distance: 148.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Peak District National Park, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St Pancras International, Sheffield, and Edale in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Peak District National Park via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, London Golders Green, Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street, Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D2), Bamford, Bus Turnaround (Rail Station), Bamford, and Edale in around 9 h 6 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Edale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $19
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Edale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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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
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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 London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
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

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