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

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$71 - $164

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Telford to London Marble Arch National Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford

$30 - $43

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stansted Airport

$89 - $150

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Telford to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...

$39 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Telford to Chelmsford 170.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Telford to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Telford and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Telford and Chelmsford is 140 miles. The road distance is 170.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Telford to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Telford to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Telford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Telford station.

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The best way to get from Telford to Chelmsford is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min.

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Telford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Telford to Chelmsford is 170 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Telford to Chelmsford.

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There are 175+ hotels available in Chelmsford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Telford to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 140.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Telford to Chelmsford via Wolverhampton, London Euston, Euston Square Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Telford to Chelmsford via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 6 h 30 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Wolverhampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
CrossCountry
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Telford to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Telford to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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