There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Westminster by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the subway from Stratford station to Westminster station Jubilee

£16 - £22

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Bus  •  2h

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

£5 - £7

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Bus via Stansted Airport London  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station National Express

£15 - £18

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Westminster 35.6 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Westminster 35.6 miles

£5 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Westminster is to bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Westminster is to train and subway which costs £16 - £23 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Westminster station. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Westminster station via Stratford station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Westminster is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Westminster without a car is to train and subway which takes 49 min and costs £16 - £23.

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It takes approximately 49 min to get from Chelmsford to Westminster, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Westminster bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Chelmsford station.

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

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Chelmsford to Westminster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Westminster.
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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Chelmsford to Westminster 3 times a day. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 2h.

Train operators
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
London Overground
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford station to Westminster station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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 Chelmsford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
First in Essex
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £11
Website
First in Essex
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Westminster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Your Cabbie
Phone
+44 1245 354 040
Website
taxis-in-chelmsford.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355 555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis & Cars
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Chelmsford City Taxis
Phone
+44 1245 250 250
Website
chelmsfordcitytaxis.com
Allied Taxi Chelmsford
Phone
+44 1245 443 232

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Chelmsford to Westminster train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Westminster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Westminster is 36 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Chelmsford to Westminster.

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