There are 6 ways to get from Sidcup to Chelmsford by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sidcup to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$25 - $34

Cheapest option

Line 492 bus, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 492 bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 492
  2. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100

$8 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 51 bus, train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal 51
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$18 - $25

Line 286 bus, line 108 bus, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 286 bus from Sidcup, Carlton Road Sidcup to Charlton, Westerdale Road 286
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Charlton, Westerdale Road to Bow Church DLR 108
  3. Take the bus from London Bow to London Stansted Airport
  4. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sidcup to Chelmsford 36.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Sidcup to Chelmsford 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sidcup to Chelmsford is to line 492 bus and bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sidcup to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £120 - £160 and takes 38 min.

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The distance between Sidcup and Chelmsford is 27 miles. The road distance is 36.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Sidcup to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sidcup to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Sidcup, Carlton Road Sidcup and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) via Charlton, Westerdale Road, London Bow and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Sidcup to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 26.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Sidcup to Chelmsford via London Bridge, London Bridge Borough High St, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sidcup to Chelmsford via Charlton, Westerdale Road, Bow Church DLR, London Bow, London Stansted Airport, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Woolwich, Beresford Sq Woolwich Arsenal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sidcup, Carlton Road Sidcup to Charlton, Westerdale Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charlton, Westerdale Road to Bow Church DLR
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sidcup to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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