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

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Train  •  54m

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

$28 - $38

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Bus  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Grays, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 100

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to Chelmsford 35.3 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  39m

  1. Drive from Gravesend to Chelmsford 35.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Tilbury, Civic Square and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, station via Grays, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Gravesend and Chelmsford is 21 miles. The road distance is 35.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 54m and costs £21 - £30.

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It takes approximately 54m to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Gravesend to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Grays, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Gravesend to Chelmsford is to train which takes 54m and costs £21 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 9m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gravesend to Chelmsford is 35 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Gravesend to Chelmsford.

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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 54m

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 54m. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Gravesend to Chelmsford every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 1h 38m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gravesend to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$150 - $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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