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

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

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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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Wickford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Wickford is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 13 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 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway) takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Chelmsford to Wickford hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Wickford, The Swans (Wickford Broadway)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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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