There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to West Thurrock by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred

$20 - $31

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Bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to West Thurrock, Ikea (West Thurrock Way A126) 100

$11

3 alternative options

Train via Purfleet  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Purfleet

$22 - $33

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to West Thurrock 23.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to West Thurrock 23.8 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at West Thurrock, Ikea (West Thurrock Way A126). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to West Thurrock. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Chafford Hundred via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and West Thurrock is 20 miles. The road distance is 23.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to West Thurrock without a car is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Chelmsford to West Thurrock, including transfers.

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

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Chelmsford to West Thurrock train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to West Thurrock is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Chelmsford to West Thurrock bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at West Thurrock, Ikea (West Thurrock Way A126) station.

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Chelmsford to West Thurrock train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Chafford Hundred station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to West Thurrock.
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  • Distance: 19.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and West Thurrock, England?

You can take a train from Chelmsford to West Thurrock via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, and West Ham in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to West Thurrock every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Purfleet
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to West Thurrock, Ikea (West Thurrock Way A126)
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to West Thurrock
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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 West Thurrock is 24 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Chelmsford to West Thurrock.

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