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

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Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ware, Hertford Regional College to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 724 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59

$9 - $12

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

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

$23 - $33

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ware to Chelmsford 27.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Ware to Chelmsford 27.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Ware to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ware to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ware to Chelmsford station. However, there are services departing from Ware, Hertford Regional College and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ware to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Ware and arriving at Chelmsford via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Ware and Chelmsford is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ware to Chelmsford without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Ware to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Ware to Chelmsford bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), depart from Ware, Hertford Regional College station.

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Ware to Chelmsford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Ware station.

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The best way to get from Ware to Chelmsford is to bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Ware to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 22.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Ware, Hertfordshire, England and Chelmsford, England?

You can take a bus from Ware to Chelmsford via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ware to Chelmsford via London Liverpool Street in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ware to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Ware, Hertford Regional College to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Ware, Hertford Regional College to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ware to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Ware to Chelmsford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn).

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ware to Chelmsford is 28 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Ware to Chelmsford.

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