How to travel from Southampton to Chelmsford

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from Southampton to Chelmsford

How to get from Southampton to Chelmsford by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Southampton to Chelmsford is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Southampton and Chelmsford

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$30 -
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 2 h 42 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 2 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSouth Western Railway

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

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Find the best trip to Chelmsford from Southampton with Omio's travel partners South Western Railway! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

    FAQs: Travel from Southampton to Chelmsford

    FAQs: 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 1 travel options between Southampton and Chelmsford. You can take a train.

    The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Chelmsford is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $30 (€26) compared to other travel options to Chelmsford:

    A train is () less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Southampton to Chelmsford costing on average ().

    A train is () less than a ferry for this trip with tickets for a ferry from Southampton to Chelmsford costing on average ().

    A train is () less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Southampton to Chelmsford costing on average ().

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

    Other travel options to Chelmsford take longer:

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

    The average frequency per day from Southampton to Chelmsford is:

    • 10 trains per day.

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

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

    • Most travelers catch their bus from Southampton, Coach Station and arrive in Chelmsford, Duke Street.
    • Most travelers catch their train from Southampton Central and arrive in Chelmsford.

    The following travel companies offer services from Southampton to Chelmsford:

    • Travel with South Western Railway or CrossCountry for trains to Chelmsford. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for South Western Railway Southampton to Chelmsford tickets on Omio for $30 (€26).

    Yes, there are direct routes from Southampton to Chelmsford with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct buses with.
    • You can take a direct ferry with.
    • You'll find direct flights with.
    • You can travel directly by train with.

    Direct services to Chelmsford tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Southampton to Chelmsford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, London Liverpool Street, Manchester, Stratford or Cambridge. 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!

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