Sheffield to Chelmsford train

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Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Chelmsford

Showing times and prices for 20 May


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

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Train timetableSheffield to Chelmsford

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Train times from Sheffield to Chelmsford

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Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m


3 h 43 m

Trains per day



225 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Sheffield for Chelmsford every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Sheffield to Chelmsford

distanceDistance140 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£72 (€80)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains or East Coast

Trains from Sheffield to Chelmsford cover the 140 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or East Coast. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £72, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Chelmsford.

FAQs: Sheffield to Chelmsford train

FAQs: Travel by train from Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Chelmsford.
Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Chelmsford can start from as little as £48 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sheffield to Chelmsford is £72; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Sheffield to Chelmsford train travel time is 3 h 34 min   for the 140 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Sheffield to Chelmsford leaves at 04: 49. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sheffield to Chelmsford leaves at 12: 00.
There are 17 trains a day from Sheffield to Chelmsford which require at least one change with East Midlands Trains or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Chelmsford. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Sheffield to Chelmsford.
For the best Sheffield to Chelmsford train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Trains or East Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Sheffield to Chelmsford to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Chelmsford, located 0.1 miles (233 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Sheffield to Chelmsford is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Sheffield to Chelmsford including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Sheffield and Chelmsford

The major railway station for departures from Sheffield is Sheffield. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Sheffield for your trip to Chelmsford from Sheffield.
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Public transport options for Sheffield
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E5 or E6 in the Bus station.

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