There are 4 ways to get from Gravesend 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  •  53 min

$27 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. 100

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. 35.3 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. 35.3 miles

$7 - $11

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

You can take a train from Gravesend to Chelmsford via Stratford International, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford City Bus Station, and Stratford (London) in around 53 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Gravesend to Chelmsford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gravesend to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gravesend and Chelmsford is 33 km. The road distance is 56 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £120 - £150.

No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station via Socketts Heath, The Oak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford, including transfers.