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

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Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Basildon, The Watermill to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station X10

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Pitsea to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 100 / ...

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pitsea to Chelmsford 15.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Pitsea to Chelmsford 15.7 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Pitsea to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pitsea to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basildon, The Watermill and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pitsea to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Pitsea and arriving at Chelmsford via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Pitsea and Chelmsford is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Pitsea to Chelmsford without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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The bus from Basildon, The Watermill to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Pitsea to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Basildon, The Watermill station.

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Pitsea to Chelmsford train services, operated by c2c, depart from Pitsea station.

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The best way to get from Pitsea to Chelmsford is to bus which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Pitsea to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Pitsea, England and Chelmsford, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Pitsea to Chelmsford hourly, and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pitsea to Chelmsford via Stratford (London) in around 1 h 12 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Pitsea to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon, The Watermill to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pitsea to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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

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Pitsea to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pitsea to Chelmsford is 16 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Pitsea to Chelmsford.

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