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

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$12 - $18

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Chelmsford National Express

$6 - $10

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Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Chelmsford 28.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Chelmsford 28.2 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford to Chelmsford is to train which costs £9 - £14 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Stratford also for Westfield and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford (London) and arriving at Chelmsford. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Stratford and Chelmsford is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £9 - £14.

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The train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Stratford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Stratford also for Westfield station.

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Stratford to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Chelmsford is to train which takes 26 min and costs £9 - £14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h.

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  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Stratford to Chelmsford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stratford to Chelmsford 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Stratford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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Stratford to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Chelmsford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford to Chelmsford is 28 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Stratford to Chelmsford.

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