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Chelmsford to Brentwood by train

  • First train
    05:11
  • Last train
    23:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    16m
  • Distance
    18 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    43
  • Avg. journey time
    20m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Chelmsford to Brentwood by train

Fast trains from Chelmsford to Brentwood take around 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 18 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Chelmsford and Brentwood.

1. Are there direct trains from Chelmsford to Brentwood?

Journeys between Chelmsford and Brentwood usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Chelmsford to Brentwood every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Chelmsford to Brentwood?

The Chelmsford to Brentwood train travel time is normally about 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Chelmsford to Brentwood train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brentwood is usually scheduled to depart Chelmsford around 06:14 and the last train is around 22:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Chelmsford around 05:11, and the last at 23:25.

When to book Chelmsford to Brentwood 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 Chelmsford to Brentwood by train.

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Which train companies operate between Chelmsford and Brentwood?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia
  • TfL Rail

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.