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Recommended option

Line 100 bus, train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 100

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. 100

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. 19.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  22 min

  1. 19.3 miles

$4 - $6

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Chelmsford to Upminster every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to Upminster
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Upminster
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chelmsford and Upminster is 25 km. The road distance is 31 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Upminster is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Upminster is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £65 - £80.

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Upminster. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Upminster Station Forecourt via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Chelmsford to Upminster, including transfers.