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There are 3 ways to get from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken by train, taxi or car

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  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken

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Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken by train

The train journey time between Chelmsford and Thorpe-le-Soken is around 46 min and covers a distance of around 35 miles. The fastest train normally takes 41 min. Services are operated by Greater Anglia. Typically 180 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
46 min
Fastest train time:
41 min
Train distance:
35 miles
Trains per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

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Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken train schedules

Chelmsford → Thorpe-le-Soken
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Thorpe-le-Soken is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Thorpe-le-Soken is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Thorpe-le-Soken is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken is to taxi which costs £240 - £300 and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Thorpe-le-Soken. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Thorpe-le-Soken is 31 miles. The road distance is 37.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £15 - £23.

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The train from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Thorpe-le-Soken station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken is 38 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken.

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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Thorpe-le-Soken, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken hourly. Tickets cost £15 - £23 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Thorpe-le-Soken
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
£240 - £300
Your Cabbie
+44 1245 354 040
Fareway Taxis Ltd
+44 1245 355 555
Chelmsford Taxis & Cars
+44 1246 600 155
Chelmsford City Taxis
+44 1245 250 250
Cab City
+44 1245 30 30 30

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