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

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway) X10

$6

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Wickford

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Wickford 11.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Wickford 11.6 miles

$2 - $4

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) station and arriving at Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chelmsford to Wickford. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Wickford via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Wickford is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Wickford without a car is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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The bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway) takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Chelmsford to Wickford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Wickford is to bus which takes 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 34 min.

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Chelmsford to Wickford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway) station.

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Chelmsford to Wickford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Wickford station.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Wickford.
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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Wickford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chelmsford to Wickford via Shenfield in around 34 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Wickford
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Wickford
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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 Wickford is 12 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Chelmsford to Wickford.

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