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 / ...

$8

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

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

$39 - $45

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

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

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 10 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 30 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 best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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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 10 minutes.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford is to bus which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 30 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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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?

First in Essex operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $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 30 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
$40
Business
$38
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
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
$100 - $140

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Chelmsford.

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