There are 5 ways to get from Loughton to Chelmsford by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tube, train  •  57 min

  1. Take the Tube from Loughton Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$16 - $23

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Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 418B / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59

$6 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus, line 420 bus, line 46 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) 87 / ...
  2. Take the line 420 bus from Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) to Ongar, Two Brewers 420
  3. Take the line 46 bus from Ongar, Two Brewers to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 46 / ...

$16 - $19

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughton to Chelmsford 23.3 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Loughton to Chelmsford 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Loughton to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Loughton, Forest Road and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station via Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) and Ongar, Two Brewers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Loughton and Chelmsford is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughton to Chelmsford without a car is to Tube and train which takes 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Loughton to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Loughton to Chelmsford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Loughton, Forest Road station.

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Loughton to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughton to Chelmsford is 23 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Loughton to Chelmsford.

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There are 175+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Loughton to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Loughton, Essex, England and Chelmsford, England?

You can take a bus from Loughton to Chelmsford via Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) and Ongar, Two Brewers in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Loughton Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Epping, Railway Station (Epping LU Stn) to Ongar, Two Brewers
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ongar, Two Brewers to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Loughton to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
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

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