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

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Subway, train  •  53 min

  1. Take the subway from Loughton station to Stratford station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 31 min

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

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 167 bus, line 351 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 167 bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road 167
  2. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 351

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughton to Chelmsford 23.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Loughton to Chelmsford 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Loughton to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loughton to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 32 min.

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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 Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 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 subway and train which takes 53 min and costs £12 - £18.

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It takes approximately 53 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 Arriva UK, 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 169+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $71 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: 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Loughton to Chelmsford via Ilford, Chapel Road, Ilford, Brentwood, and Brentwood station in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Loughton, Roding Road to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Brentwood station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
46 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 Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
$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 Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Loughton to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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