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

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Bus  •  41m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Prittlewell, The Bell Northside X30 / ...

$4 - $6

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Train  •  55m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Prittlewell

$13 - $21

Line 3 bus, bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road 3
  2. Take the bus from Rayleigh, High Street to Prittlewell, Priory Park 20 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  23m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Prittlewell 19.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  23m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Prittlewell 19.4 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Prittlewell is to bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Prittlewell is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station station and arriving at Prittlewell, The Bell Northside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Prittlewell. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Prittlewell via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Prittlewell is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Prittlewell without a car is to bus which takes 41m and costs £3 - £4.

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The bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Prittlewell, The Bell Northside takes 41m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chelmsford to Prittlewell bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Prittlewell is to bus which takes 41m and costs £3 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 55m.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Prittlewell.
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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 41m

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

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Prittlewell hourly, and the journey takes 41m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chelmsford to Prittlewell via Shenfield in around 55m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Prittlewell
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Prittlewell, The Bell Northside
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rayleigh, High Street to Prittlewell, Priory Park
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Essex & Suffolk Dart
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Great Baddow, The Kings Head to Prittlewell, Highfield Gardens
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Websters Way to Prittlewell, Priory Park
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Prittlewell
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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Chelmsford to Prittlewell bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Prittlewell, The Bell Northside station.

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Chelmsford to Prittlewell train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Prittlewell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Prittlewell is 19 miles. It takes approximately 23m to drive from Chelmsford to Prittlewell.

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