London to Chelmsford trains

Greater Anglia offers regular and direct trains from London to Chelmsford.

Great Anglia trains can get you to Chelmsford from the heart of London in just over half an hour. At peak times, there are up to five services an hour connecting the cities. Chelmsford station is within easy reach of the city centre with its shops, restaurants, bars and historic attractions. Tickets from Chelmsford to London start from £16.90. Thanks to our online price promise, you won’t find a cheaper deal anywhere else. In the unlikely event you do find a lower fare, we’ll refund the difference.

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What time does the first train leave from London to Chelmsford?

The first London to Chelmsford service departs at 05:34 Monday to Saturday. On Sundays, the first train leaves London for Chelmsford at 06:44.

What time does the last train leave from London to Chelmsford?

The last London to Chelmsford train departs at 00:46 Monday to Friday and 00:18 on Saturdays. On Sundays, the last train departs London for Chelmsford at 00:02.

Where does the London to Chelmsford train stop?

The London to Chelmsford train stops at Stratford, Shenfield, Ingatestone and Chelmsford. Stops may differ depending on the service as fast trains skip some stations.

Is there Wi-Fi on the London to Chelmsford train?

Yes, there is Wi-Fi on your mainline London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford service. Wi-Fi on all routes began rolling out in June 2019, making it easy to catch up on boxsets, update social media or do last-minute preparation for a meeting.

How long does it take to get from London to Chelmsford?

The average journey time from London to Chelmsford is 34 minutes. The fastest services from London to Chelmsford take just 32 minutes.