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

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Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Wickford, The Swans to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station X10 - Essex Airlink

£6 - £7

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Train  •  33 min

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

£8 - £12

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wickford to Chelmsford 11.3 miles

£26 - £31

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Wickford to Chelmsford 11.3 miles

£2 - £3

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The cheapest way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford is to taxi which costs £26 - £31 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wickford, The Swans and arriving at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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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 33 min.

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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 bus which takes 23 min and costs £6 - £7.

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The bus from Wickford, The Swans to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Wickford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Wickford, The Swans station.

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

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

First in Essex operates a bus from Wickford, The Swans to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £7 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wickford to Chelmsford via Shenfield in around 33 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Wickford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Wickford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
London Overground
Bus operators
First in Essex
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Wickford, The Swans to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £7
Website
First in Essex
Other operators
Taxi from Wickford to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£26 - £31
Laindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 350 340
Website
laindontaxis.co.uk
Basildon Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1268 288 473
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1268 532 532
Website
acetaxi.cab

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The best way to get from Wickford to Chelmsford is to bus which takes 23 min and costs £6 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 33 min.

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Wickford to Chelmsford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus 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 13 min to drive from Wickford to Chelmsford.

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