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Train Information from Chelmsford to York

distanceDistance166 miles (268 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Chelmsford to York cover the 166 miles (268 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £47, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Chelmsford and arrive in York.

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FAQs
How much do cheap trains to York from Chelmsford cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to York from Chelmsford for as little as £47  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Chelmsford to York?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Chelmsford to York train price to come in at an average of £47  one way.
What is the distance from Chelmsford to York via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Chelmsford to York via train to be approximately 166 miles (268 km).
What is the average Chelmsford to York train duration?
The train time to York from Chelmsford is on average 3 h 38 min  for the 166 miles (268 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Chelmsford to York by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Chelmsford goes to York? Which train station do I come into York from Chelmsford?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Chelmsford   and arriving in York.

Where is the Chelmsford train station located? Where is the York train station located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Chelmsford and need to travel around 0.1 miles (102 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in York most often arrive at York and need to travel around 0.4 miles (607 m) from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains are there from Chelmsford to York a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Chelmsford to York. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Chelmsford to York to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to York from Chelmsford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £47 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Chelmsford to York are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Chelmsford
York
The major railway station for departures from Chelmsford is Chelmsford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Chelmsford for your trip from Chelmsford to York.

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