How to get from Cardiff to Chelmsford

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Travel Information from Cardiff to Chelmsford

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £59 • 3 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreat Western Railway

Travel 157 miles (253 km) by train from Cardiff to Chelmsford. Great Western Railway is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Chelmsford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Chelmsford

Travel 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 Cardiff to Chelmsford.

Travelling from Cardiff to Chelmsford includes taking a train.

Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Cardiff to Chelmsford. It takes on average 3 h 34 min   to travel this journey.

The Cardiff to Chelmsford distance is approximately 157 miles (253 km).

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Chelmsford is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Cardiff and Chelmsford as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cardiff to Chelmsford:

  • Trains most often depart from Cardiff at Cardiff Central and arrive in Chelmsford at Chelmsford.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Cardiff to Chelmsford:

  • You can travel to Chelmsford from Cardiff by train with Great Western Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £59 with Great Western Railway from Cardiff to Chelmsford.
Omio customers who travel from Cardiff to Chelmsford often also extend their holiday to go to London, Romford or Colchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Chelmsford and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Cardiff to Chelmsford, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £59 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Cardiff to Chelmsford tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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