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Chelmsford to Liverpool by train

  • First train
    05:11
  • Last train
    23:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 28m
  • Distance
    298 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    24
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Chelmsford to Liverpool by train

Fast trains from Chelmsford to Liverpool take around 3 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 298 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Chelmsford and Liverpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Chelmsford to Liverpool?

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

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Chelmsford to Liverpool every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 40 departures.

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

The Chelmsford to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Chelmsford around 05:39 and the last train is around 23:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Chelmsford around 05:11, and the last at 23:46.

When to book Chelmsford to Liverpool 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 Liverpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Chelmsford and Liverpool?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Avanti West Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

Liverpool to Chelmsford by train

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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.