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Overview: Train from Leeds to Chelmsford

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day

Trains from Leeds to Chelmsford cover the 165 miles (266 km) long route taking on average 3 h 36 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £57, but the average price of train tickets is £59. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Chelmsford.

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Trains from Leeds 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 Leeds to Chelmsford.
How much do cheap trains between Leeds and Chelmsford cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Chelmsford from Leeds to cost as little as £57  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Leeds to Chelmsford?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Leeds to Chelmsford train prices are on average £59  one way.
What is the distance by train from Leeds to Chelmsford?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Leeds and Chelmsford via train to be approximately 165 miles (266 km).
How long is the train journey from Leeds to Chelmsford?
On average the Leeds to Chelmsford train time is 3 h 36 min  covering the 165 miles (266 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Leeds to Chelmsford, which train station in Leeds do I depart from and which train station in Chelmsford do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station   and arrive in Chelmsford.

Where is the train station in Leeds? Where is the train station in Chelmsford?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and travel around 0.1 miles (172 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Chelmsford and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (102 m) from the train station to the city centre in Chelmsford.

How many trains per day are there to Chelmsford from Leeds?
The average number of trains departing Leeds for Chelmsford is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Chelmsford from Leeds to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Leeds to Chelmsford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £59 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Leeds and Chelmsford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Leeds is Leeds Railway Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leeds Railway Station for your trip from Leeds to Chelmsford.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Leeds Railway Station
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express