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Travelling from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford by train

Fast trains from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford take around 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 48 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Clacton-on-Sea and Chelmsford.

Are there direct trains from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford?

Direct trains from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford have been found.

We usually find around 24 direct trains on the route from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 21 departures.

How long is the train journey from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford?

The Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford train travel time is normally about 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chelmsford is usually scheduled to depart Clacton-on-Sea around 05:20 and the last train is around 22:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Clacton-on-Sea around 06:05, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford by train.

Which train companies operate between Clacton-on-Sea and Chelmsford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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