There are 4 ways to get from Wanstead to Chelmsford by subway, 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

Tube, train  •  41 min

  1. Take the Tube from Wanstead Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 66 bus, line 498 bus, line 351 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 66 bus from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn to Romford Market 66
  2. Take the line 498 bus from Romford Police Station to Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) 498
  3. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market) 351

$13 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wanstead to Chelmsford 24.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Wanstead to Chelmsford 24.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wanstead to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wanstead to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Wanstead and Chelmsford is 22 miles. The road distance is 24.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Wanstead to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wanstead to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market) via Romford Police Station and Brentwood, High Street (Greggs). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The nearest airport to Chelmsford is London Stansted (STN) Airport which is 13.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include London City (LCY) (24.2 miles), London Luton (LTN) (37.7 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (43.9 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (48.7 miles).

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Map of how to get from Wanstead to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 22.1 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Wanstead to Chelmsford via Romford Market, Romford Police Station, and Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Wanstead Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Wanstead High St Wanstead Stn to Romford Market
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Romford Police Station to Brentwood, High Street (Greggs)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Brentwood, High Street (Greggs) to Chelmsford City Centre, Retail Market (Chelm Market)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wanstead to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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