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

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Train  •  33m

  1. Take the train from Wickford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Chelmsford

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 14 bus  •  41m

  1. Take the line 14 bus from Wickford, Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station 14 / ...

Taxi  •  13m

  1. Take a taxi from Wickford to Chelmsford 11.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  13m

  1. Drive from Wickford to Chelmsford 11.3 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wickford, Railway Station station and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Wickford to Chelmsford. However, there are services departing from Wickford and arriving at Chelmsford via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33m.

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The distance between Wickford and Chelmsford is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford without a car is to train which takes 33m and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 33m to get from Wickford to Chelmsford, including transfers.

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Wickford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Wickford, Railway Station.

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

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The best way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford is to train which takes 33m and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can line 14 bus, which costs and takes 41m.

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Map of how to get from Wickford to Chelmsford.
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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 33m

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

You can take a train from Wickford to Chelmsford via Shenfield in around 33m. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Wickford to Chelmsford every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 41m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Wickford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Wickford, Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wickford to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
13m
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Wickford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Wickford to Chelmsford is 11 miles. It takes approximately 13m to drive from Wickford to Chelmsford.

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