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

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Subway, train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the subway from Epping station to Stratford station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Epping, Church to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 418 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 59

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 420 bus, line 46 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 420 bus from Epping, Church to Ongar, Four Wantz 420
  2. Take the line 46 bus from Ongar, Four Wantz to Chelmsford City Centre, station 46 / ...

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Epping to Chelmsford 18.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Epping to Chelmsford 18.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Epping to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Epping to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Epping to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Epping, Church and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, station via Ongar, Four Wantz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Epping and Chelmsford is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Epping to Chelmsford without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs £12 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Epping to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Epping to Chelmsford bus services, operated by TrustyBus, depart from Epping, Church station.

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Epping to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Epping to Chelmsford is 18 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Epping to Chelmsford.

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There are 172+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Epping to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from Epping to Chelmsford via Ongar, Four Wantz in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Church to Ongar, Four Wantz
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Church to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ongar, Four Wantz to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Church to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Essex Community Link
Phone
0345 743 0430
Email
contact@essex.gov.uk
Website
essexhighways.org
Bus from Epping, Church to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
essexhighways.org
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Epping, Church to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Epping to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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