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

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Harold Wood to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Chelmsford

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 351 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market) 351

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harold Wood to Chelmsford 15.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Harold Wood to Chelmsford 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

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No, there is no direct train from Harold Wood to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Harold Wood and arriving at Chelmsford via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Harold Wood and Chelmsford is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Harold Wood to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Harold Wood to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Harold Wood to Chelmsford train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Harold Wood station.

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The best way to get from Harold Wood to Chelmsford is to train which takes 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 351 bus, which costs and takes 59 min.

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Harold Wood to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harold Wood to Chelmsford is 15 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Harold Wood to Chelmsford.

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Map of how to get from Harold Wood to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Harold Wood, England and Chelmsford, England?

You can take a train from Harold Wood to Chelmsford via Shenfield in around 30 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Harold Wood to Chelmsford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Harold Wood to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harold Wood to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harold Wood to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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
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

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