There are 6 ways to get from Romford to Chelsea by train, subway, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, Tube  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to South Kensington Underground Station Circle

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Romford to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...

$2 - $10

4 alternative options

Train, line 11 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Bishopsgate, All Hallows Church to Chelsea Old Town Hall 11

$9 - $12

Rideshare  •  41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dagenham to London 13 miles

$3

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Chelsea 18.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Chelsea 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Romford and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Romford and Chelsea is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Chelsea without a car is to train and Tube which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Romford to Chelsea, including transfers.

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Romford to Chelsea bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Romford station.

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Romford to Chelsea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Chelsea is 19 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Romford to Chelsea.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Romford and Chelsea. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Chelsea.
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Chelsea, England?

National Express operates a bus from Romford to Chelsea twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. London Buses also services this route every 30 minutes.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to South Kensington Underground Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Romford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Piccadilly Circus
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, All Hallows Church to Chelsea Old Town Hall
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dagenham to London
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Romford to Chelsea
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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