Cambridge to Chelmsford train

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Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Chelmsford

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cambridge to Chelmsford is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Greater Anglia
08:142h20
Cambridge
10:34Chelmsford
£201One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:202h14
Cambridge
10:34Chelmsford
£201One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:172h05
Cambridge
10:22Chelmsford
£201One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
07:052h17
Cambridge
09:22Chelmsford
£231One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
05:502h22
Cambridge
08:12Chelmsford
£231One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCambridge to Chelmsford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 24 June
Greater Anglia
08:202h14
Cambridge
10:34Chelmsford
0 changes
Greater Anglia
05:502h22
Cambridge
08:12Chelmsford
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:142h20
Cambridge
10:34Chelmsford
0 changes
Greater Anglia
07:052h17
Cambridge
09:22Chelmsford
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:172h05
Cambridge
10:22Chelmsford
0 changes

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Train times from Cambridge to Chelmsford

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 15 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

57 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Cambridge for Chelmsford every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Greater Anglia
08:172h05
Cambridge
10:22Chelmsford
£201One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:202h14
Cambridge
10:34Chelmsford
£201One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
07:052h17
Cambridge
09:22Chelmsford
£231One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:142h20
Cambridge
10:34Chelmsford
£201One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
05:502h22
Cambridge
08:12Chelmsford
£231One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Chelmsford

distanceDistance35 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£26 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia or Thameslink

Trains from Cambridge to Chelmsford cover the 35 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 2 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia or Thameslink. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £26, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Chelmsford.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia and Thameslink trains Cambridge to Chelmsford

You can travel by train between Cambridge and Chelmsford with Abellio Greater Anglia and Thameslink for as low as £14. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Abellio Greater Anglia from Cambridge to Chelmsford train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 2 min
  • Cheapest Price: £14
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 15 a day

FAQs: Cambridge to Chelmsford train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cambridge to Chelmsford easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cambridge to Chelmsford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Chelmsford can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cambridge to Chelmsford is £26; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Cambridge and Chelmsford is on average 2 h 2 min   for the 35 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cambridge to Chelmsford by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cambridge to Chelmsford leaves at 04: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cambridge to Chelmsford leaves at 18: 20.
There are 15 trains a day from Cambridge to Chelmsford which require at least one change with Abellio Greater Anglia or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Cambridge to Chelmsford train with Abellio Greater Anglia or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Cambridge to Chelmsford as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 20.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cambridge, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Chelmsford, located 0.1 miles (234 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Chelmsford from Cambridge is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 2 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Cambridge to Chelmsford is January.
You have options as you can travel from Cambridge to Chelmsford 2 different ways: train or coach.

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