There are 4 ways to get from Shenfield to Chelmsford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Shenfield to Chelmsford

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 351 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Shenfield, The Green Dragon to Chelmsford, Cemetery (Writtle Road Nursery) 351

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shenfield to Chelmsford 10.8 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Shenfield to Chelmsford 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Shenfield to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shenfield to Chelmsford is to train which costs £4 - £6 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shenfield, The Green Dragon and arriving at Chelmsford, Cemetery (Writtle Road Nursery). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shenfield and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Shenfield and Chelmsford is 10 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Shenfield to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Shenfield to Chelmsford takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Shenfield to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Shenfield, The Green Dragon station.

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Map of how to get from Shenfield to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Shenfield to Chelmsford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Shenfield to Chelmsford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Shenfield, The Green Dragon to Chelmsford, Cemetery (Writtle Road Nursery)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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

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