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Recommended option

Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford 28.8 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford 28.8 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Chelmsford 28.8 miles

$120 - $170

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Chelmsford, England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford (London) in around 48 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Chelmsford
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Chelmsford is 39 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Chelmsford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

It takes approximately 48 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Chelmsford, including transfers.