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Train Information to Chelmsford from Glasgow

distanceDistance343 miles (553 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£129 (€146)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Glasgow to Chelmsford cover the 343 miles (553 km) long route taking on average 5 h 58 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £129, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £129. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Chelmsford.

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Trains from Glasgow to Chelmsford
Travel by train 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 Glasgow to Chelmsford.
What is the price of the cheapest train between Glasgow and Chelmsford?
You can find a cheap train from Glasgow to Chelmsford for some dates and times for as low as £129  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Glasgow to Chelmsford?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Glasgow and Chelmsford is £129  one way.
How far is it from Glasgow to Chelmsford by train?
You should expect to travel around 343 miles (553 km)  between Glasgow and Chelmsford by train.
How long is the train between Glasgow and Chelmsford?
The train time from Glasgow to Chelmsford is on average 5 h 58 min  for the 343 miles (553 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Chelmsford from Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Glasgow and arrival train station in Chelmsford?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Chelmsford.

Where do I find the Glasgow train station to Chelmsford? Where is the Chelmsford train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Chelmsford most often arrive at Chelmsford and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

What are the first and last departure train times from Glasgow to Chelmsford?
The first train from Glasgow to Chelmsford leaves at 07: 36   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 40. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Chelmsford timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Chelmsford from Glasgow to get the best deals?
If you purchase Glasgow to Chelmsford train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £129. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Glasgow and Chelmsford. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip between Glasgow and Chelmsford.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper