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There are 6 ways to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$25 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus Green Line  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station 724
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 59

$24 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station X10 / ...

Line 320 bus, subway, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 320 bus from Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth station 320
  2. Take the subway from Rickmansworth station to Liverpool Street station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$24 - $35

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford 49.7 miles

$220 - $280

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford 49.7 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station via Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Chelmsford is 40 miles. The road distance is 49.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £19 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £19 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford is 50 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford.

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Map of how to get from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 39.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Hemel Hempstead, England and Chelmsford, England?

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford via London Euston, Euston station, Moorgate station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford via Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Adeyfield, Great Road to Rickmansworth station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hemel Hempstead to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$220 - $280
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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