How to travel from Southampton to Chelmsford

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Travel Information from Southampton to Chelmsford

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $75
fastestFastest modeTrain • $75 (€71) • 2 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSouth Western Railway

Travel 99 miles (159 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Chelmsford from Southampton. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are South Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Southampton to Chelmsford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Southampton to Chelmsford

Travel Tips: 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 Southampton to Chelmsford.

There are 4 travel options from Southampton to Chelmsford: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Chelmsford from Southampton is by taking a bus, which costs on average $17 (€16).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Chelmsford:

A bus is generally $58 (€55) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $75 (€71) from Southampton to Chelmsford.

The fastest way from Southampton to Chelmsford is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 42 min.

There are alternative travel options to Chelmsford that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The Southampton to Chelmsford distance is around 99 miles (159 km).

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Chelmsford is:

  • 7 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Southampton to Chelmsford:

  • Buses from Southampton to Chelmsford most often leave from Southampton, Coach Station and arrive in Chelmsford, Station (Stand VA).
  • Trains mostly leave from Southampton Central and tend to arrive in Chelmsford.

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

  • You can travel by train to Chelmsford from Southampton with South Western Railway, and you can find South Western Railway Southampton to Chelmsford tickets for $75 (€71) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Southampton to Chelmsford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Romford or Colchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Southampton and Chelmsford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Chelmsford and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket costs $17 (€16) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $75 (€71) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Southampton 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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