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

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Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Willesden Junction
  3. Take the train from Willesden Junction Low Level to Watford High Street

$18 - $31

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Train, subway, line 142 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Stanmore station
  3. Take the line 142 bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, King Street 142

Bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 59
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Watford, Town Hall 724

$20 - $22

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road 50.4 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Vicarage Road. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, station and arriving at Watford, Town Hall via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Watford High Street via Stratford (London) and Willesden Junction Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 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 which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £14 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 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, station.

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Chelmsford to Vicarage Road train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £14 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £17 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road via Stratford (London), Willesden Junction, Willesden Junction Low Level, and Watford High Street in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Vicarage Road via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station and Watford, Town Hall in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Willesden Junction
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
Train from Willesden Junction Low Level to Watford High Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $5
Cash
$6 - $10
Oyster Card
$4 - $7
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Stanmore Station to Watford, King Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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, station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
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 to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
firstgroup.com
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Watford, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk

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Chelmsford to Vicarage Road bus services, operated by Green Line, arrive at Watford, Town Hall station.

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Chelmsford to Vicarage Road train services, operated by London Overground, arrive at Watford High Street 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 5947+ hotels available in Vicarage Road. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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