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

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Strood

$28 - $42

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Bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100
  2. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80
  3. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester, Railway Station

$22

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Bus via Greenhithe for Bluewater  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100

$23 - $29

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Tower Hill 41 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Tower Hill 41 miles

$8 - $13

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Tower Hill station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Rochester, Railway Station via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Tower Hill. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Strood via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Tower Hill is 23 miles. The road distance is 41 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Tower Hill without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Chelmsford to Tower Hill, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Tower Hill bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Tower Hill is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 21 min.

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Chelmsford to Tower Hill bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Rochester, Railway Station.

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Chelmsford to Tower Hill train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Tower Hill.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Tower Hill, Medway, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Tower Hill via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Tower Hill every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Strood
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Tower Hill
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Tower Hill is 41 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Chelmsford to Tower Hill.

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