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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 5 bus, line 498 bus, line 351 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from East Ham, Newham Town Hall to Romford Station 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 498 bus from Romford Station to Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) 498
  3. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market) 351

$14

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Ham to Chelmsford 25.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from East Ham to Chelmsford 25.8 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Ham to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from East Ham, Newham Town Hall and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market) via Romford Station and Brentwood, High Street (Greggs). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford (London) and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

More details

The distance between East Ham and Chelmsford is 23 miles. The road distance is 25.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from East Ham to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs .

More details

The train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

More details

East Ham to Chelmsford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from East Ham, Newham Town Hall station.

More details

East Ham to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Stratford (London) station.

More details

The best way to get from East Ham to Chelmsford is to train which takes 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 5 bus and line 498 bus and line 351 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 17 min.

Mode details

East Ham to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market) station.

More details

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

More details

Map of how to get from East Ham to Chelmsford.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 22.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between East Ham, England and Chelmsford, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from East Ham to Chelmsford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Ham to Chelmsford via Romford Station and Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from East Ham, Newham Town Hall to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Romford Station to Brentwood, High Street (Greggs)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from East Ham to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between East Ham to Chelmsford is 26 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from East Ham to Chelmsford.

Get driving directions

Book your East Ham to Chelmsford train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 175+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

More details