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

£7 - £11

3 alternative options

Line 351 bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood station to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market 351

£8 - £11

Taxi  •  17 min

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

£40 - £50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Harold Wood to Chelmsford 15.5 miles

£2 - £4

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The cheapest way to get from Harold Wood to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harold Wood to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 17 min.

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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 £6 - £11.

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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 £6 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 351 bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 1h 20m.

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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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  • 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 hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Harold Wood to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
TfL Rail
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Brentwood station to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
First in Essex
Other operators
Taxi from Harold Wood to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Stratford City Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 5454
Website
stratfordcitycars.co.uk
Seven Fives
Phone
+44 20 8555 5555
Eurolink Cars
Phone
+44 20 8555 8888
Website
eurolinkcars.co.uk
Tilbury Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 855 555
Saturn Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 35 35 35
Website
saturntaxisltd.co.uk
Reliance Taxis
Phone
+44 1474 567 567
Website
reliancetaxis.uk
Gravesend Taxis
Phone
+44 7940 413 392
Website
gravesendtaxis.co.uk
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Your Cabbie
Phone
+44 1245 354 040
Website
taxis-in-chelmsford.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355 555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis & Cars
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Chelmsford City Taxis
Phone
+44 1245 250 250
Website
chelmsfordcitytaxis.com
Allied Taxi Chelmsford
Phone
+44 1245 443 232

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