There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station Jubilee

$15 - $22

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Bus  •  2 h 26 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 Stansted Airport London to London Waterloo Rail Station National Express

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall 34.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall 34.9 miles

$7 - $11

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Royal Festival Hall station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at London Waterloo Rail Station via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Royal Festival Hall is 30 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall without a car is to train and Tube which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall, including transfers.

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

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Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Waterloo Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall is 35 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall.

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There are 8305+ hotels available in Royal Festival Hall. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 29.8 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Royal Festival Hall, England?

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and London Waterloo Rail Station in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
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 Waterloo Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Royal Festival Hall
Ave. Duration
50 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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