There are 5 ways to get from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X30

$8

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Chelmsford

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford 19.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Chelmsford 19.5 miles

$140 - $200

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Chelmsford via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport Station and Chelmsford is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford without a car is to bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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The bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) takes 49 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford is to bus which takes 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 49 min.

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Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Southend Airport Station, England and Chelmsford, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford via Shenfield in around 49 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Chelmsford
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford is 20 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Southend Airport Station to Chelmsford.

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