Travel from Bournemouth to Chelmsford

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$37 | 4h 7min Train$47 | 3h 29min Bus23 lb of CO2
  1. Train$46
    3h 40min · 41 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$43
    4h 52min · 27 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$238
    4h 30min · 405 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$17
    2h 23min · 28 lb of CO2

Bournemouth to Chelmsford Trains

train tickets from Bournemouth to Chelmsford

$47 · 3h 40min
Train
Train Tickets
About $47
Travel Duration
3h 40min
Bournemouth - Bournemouth
South West Trains · 2h 31min158 (SW)
London - Shoreditch High Street
National Rail · 1h 9minGreater Anglia
Chelmsford - Chelmsford

train tickets from Pokesdown to Chelmsford

$47 · 3h 38min
Train
Train Tickets
About $47
Travel Duration
3h 38min
Holdenhurst - Pokesdown
South West Trains · 2h 28min158 (SW)
London - Shoreditch High Street
National Rail · 1h 9minGreater Anglia
Chelmsford - Chelmsford

train tickets from Christchurch to Chelmsford

$47 · 3h 29min
Train
Train Tickets
About $47
Travel Duration
3h 29min
Christchurch - Christchurch
South West Trains · 2h 20min158 (SW)
London - Shoreditch High Street
National Rail · 1h 9minGreater Anglia
Chelmsford - Chelmsford

train tickets from Bournemouth to Ingatestone

$46 · 3h 31min
Train
Train Tickets
About $46
Travel Duration
3h 31min
Bournemouth - Bournemouth
South West Trains · 2h 31min158 (SW)
London - Bethnal Green
National Rail · 59minGreater Anglia
Ingatestone - Ingatestone

Bournemouth to Chelmsford Buses

bus tickets from Bournemouth to Chelmsford

$43 · 4h 52min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 52min

bus tickets from Bournemouth to Basildon

$41 · 4h 37min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 37min

bus tickets from Bournemouth to Stansted

$42 · 4h 47min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $42
Travel Duration
4h 47min

bus tickets from Bournemouth to Dartford

$37 · 4h 7min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $37
Travel Duration
4h 7min

Bournemouth to Chelmsford Flights

bus tickets from BOH to SEN

$238 · 4h 30min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $238
Travel Duration
4h 30min

Drive from Bournemouth to Chelmsford

Driving from Bournemouth to Chelmsford

$17 · 2h 23min

It's 124 miles between Bournemouth to Chelmsford. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 23min and 2h 30min from Bournemouth to Chelmsford under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Chelmsford by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to Chelmsford

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Bournemouth to Chelmsford?

On your trip from Bournemouth to Chelmsford, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Bournemouth to Chelmsford England - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Bournemouth to Chelmsford. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Chelmsford is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Bournemouth/Chelmsford buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Bournemouth is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Bournemouth England and Chelmsford during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Bournemouth to Chelmsford? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Chelmsford traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Chelmsford is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Bournemouth to Chelmsford?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Bournemouth to Chelmsford is by bus. The bus costs $37 roughly and will take 4 hours 7 minutes.

Is there a train from Bournemouth to Chelmsford?

Yes, trains between Bournemouth area and Chelmsford, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 3 hours 40 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Bournemouth, which is about 0 miles from Bournemouth. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Shoreditch High Street London, Bethnal Green London.

How long does it take from Bournemouth to Chelmsford by car?

The total distance between Bournemouth and Chelmsford is 124 miles and will take you about 2 hours 23 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

Travel companies on this route

South West Trains
Train company
10154 routes
National Rail
Train company
3690 routes