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There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Plumstead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  52m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, line 422 bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the line 422 bus from North Greenwich Station to Plumstead Common, Rutherglen Road 422

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Plumstead 33.6 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Plumstead 33.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Plumstead is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Plumstead is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Plumstead station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station via Stratford DLR Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Plumstead is 24 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Plumstead without a car is to train which takes 52m and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 52m to get from Chelmsford to Plumstead, including transfers.

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

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Chelmsford to Plumstead train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Plumstead is 34 miles. It takes approximately 41m to drive from Chelmsford to Plumstead.

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There are 8588+ hotels available in Plumstead. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 24.1 miles
  • Duration: 52m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Plumstead, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Plumstead via Stratford (London) and Stratford DLR Station in around 52m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Plumstead Common, Rutherglen Road
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Plumstead
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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