There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...

$5 - $8

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$37 - $43

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford 19.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Chelmsford 19.8 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Chelmsford is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) station and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Chelmsford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Chelmsford, England?

Arriva UK operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$39
Business
$37
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Chelmsford
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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