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

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Witham (Essex)

£4 - £7

Cheapest option

Line 71 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, H & M to Witham Town Centre, The George 71 / ...

£2 - £4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Witham 9 miles

£60 - £75

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Witham 9 miles

£1 - £2

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Witham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The fastest way to get from Chelmsford to Witham is to train which takes 10 min and costs £4 - £7.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, H & M and arriving at Witham Town Centre, The George. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Witham (Essex). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Witham is 9 miles. The road distance is 9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Witham without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The train from Chelmsford to Witham (Essex) takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Chelmsford to Witham bus services, operated by First, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, H & M station.

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

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Witham is to train which takes 10 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 71 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Witham.
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  • Distance: 8.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Witham, Essex, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Witham (Essex) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Chelmsford City Centre, H & M to Witham Town Centre, The George hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Witham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
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
Cab City
Phone
+44 1245 30 30 30
Website
cab-city.co.uk

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Chelmsford to Witham bus services, operated by First, arrive at Witham Town Centre, The George station.

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Chelmsford to Witham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Witham (Essex) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Witham is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Chelmsford to Witham.

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