There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Wellingborough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Wellingborough

$31 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Wellingborough National Express

$26 - $36

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h

  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 St Albans City Railway Station 724
  3. Take the train from St Albans City to Bedford

$37 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Wellingborough 89.3 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford station to Wellingborough. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and arriving at Wellingborough via Stansted Airport London and London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Wellingborough is 63 miles. The road distance is 89.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Wellingborough without a car is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Chelmsford to Wellingborough, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Wellingborough bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Wellingborough is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 56 min.

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Chelmsford to Wellingborough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Wellingborough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Wellingborough is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Chelmsford to Wellingborough.

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There are 185+ hotels available in Wellingborough. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Wellingborough.
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  • Distance: 63.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Chelmsford to Wellingborough via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Wellingborough via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Stansted Airport London, and London Golders Green in around 4 h 56 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
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 St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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