There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road by train, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, Tube, line 142 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
  3. Take the line 142 bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road 142

$22 - $30

Cheapest option

Train, Tube  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Watford Underground Station Metropolitan

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 59
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Watford Junction Railway Station 724

$21 - $28

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road 50.4 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Vicarage Road. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Watford, The Hornets via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and Watford Junction Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Vicarage Road is 38 miles. The road distance is 50.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road without a car is to train and Tube and line 142 bus which takes 2 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Vicarage Road bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station.

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Chelmsford to Vicarage Road bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Watford Junction Railway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Vicarage Road is 50 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road.

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There are 5457+ hotels available in Vicarage Road. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road.
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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Vicarage Road, England?

You can take a bus from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn), Watford Junction Railway Station, and Watford, The Hornets in around 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Watford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, St Mary's Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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