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There are 6 ways to get from Chelmsford to Thundersley by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 3 bus  •  54m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to South Benfleet, Glen Road 3

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, line 1 bus  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road 3
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Rayleigh, Websters Way to Thundersley, The Chase 1

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Train, line 1 bus  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Rayleigh
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station to Thundersley, The Chase 1

$14 - $23

Line 100 bus, line 28 bus  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the line 28 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to South Benfleet, Glen Road 28

Taxi  •  17m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Thundersley 15.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  17m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Thundersley 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Thundersley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Thundersley is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at South Benfleet, Glen Road. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 54m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Thundersley is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Thundersley without a car is to line 3 bus which takes 54m and costs .

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The line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to South Benfleet, Glen Road takes 54m including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Chelmsford to Thundersley bus services, operated by Essex & Suffolk Dart, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.

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Chelmsford to Thundersley bus services, operated by Essex & Suffolk Dart, arrive at South Benfleet, Glen Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Thundersley is 15 miles. It takes approximately 17m to drive from Chelmsford to Thundersley.

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There are 305+ hotels available in Thundersley. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Thundersley.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 54m

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

Essex & Suffolk Dart operates a bus from Chelmsford to Thundersley 5 times a week, and the journey takes 54m.

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 Rayleigh
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Essex & Suffolk Dart
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to South Benfleet, Glen Road
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Rayleigh, Eastwood Road
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station to Thundersley, The Chase
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Websters Way to Thundersley, The Chase
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to South Benfleet, Glen Road
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Thundersley
Ave. Duration
17m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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