How to get from Chelmsford to Cardiff

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Travel Information to Cardiff from Chelmsford

distanceDistance157 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £106
fastestFastest modeTrain • £106 • 3 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreat Western Railway

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 157 miles from Chelmsford to Cardiff. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Chelmsford to Cardiff.

Travel Tips: Travel from Chelmsford to Cardiff

Travel to Cardiff 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 Chelmsford to Cardiff.

There are 4 travel options from Chelmsford to Cardiff: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Cardiff. Tickets for a flight cost on average £3.

This is compared to other travel options to Cardiff:

A flight is about £2 less than a coach, which costs on average £4 for this journey.

A flight is generally £103 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £106 from Chelmsford to Cardiff.

The fastest way from Chelmsford to Cardiff is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 9 min.

Other travel options from Chelmsford to Cardiff can usually take longer:

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The distance between Chelmsford and Cardiff is around 157 miles.

The average frequency per day from Chelmsford to Cardiff is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Cardiff from Chelmsford as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Chelmsford at Chelmsford, Station (Stand VA) and arrive in Cardiff at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Trains mostly depart from Chelmsford and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chelmsford to Cardiff:

  • You can go to Cardiff from Chelmsford by train with Great Western Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for £106 with Great Western Railway from Chelmsford to Cardiff on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Chelmsford to Cardiff often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Chelmsford and Cardiff itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cardiff and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Chelmsford and Cardiff, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £4 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £3 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £106 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Chelmsford to Cardiff online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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