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

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$27 - $43

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Bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Line 390 bus, bus, line 59 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 390 bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station 390 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 724 / ...
  3. Take the line 59 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford, Anglia Ruskin University (Chelm ARU) 59

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stevenage to Chelmsford 39.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Stevenage to Chelmsford 39.5 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Stevenage to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stevenage to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stevenage station to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Stevenage, Bus Station and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Stevenage and Chelmsford is 31 miles. The road distance is 39.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Stevenage to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Stevenage to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stevenage, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Chelmsford is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £21 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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Stevenage to Chelmsford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn).

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Yes, the driving distance between Stevenage to Chelmsford is 39 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Stevenage to Chelmsford.

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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from Stevenage to Chelmsford via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stevenage to Chelmsford via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Stevenage to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Super Off-Peak Single
$14 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $18
Anytime Single
$20 - $25
Bus operators
National Express
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 Stevenage, Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford, Anglia Ruskin University (Chelm ARU)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stevenage to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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