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Chelmsford to Braintree by train
Trains per day11
Avg. journey time1hr 26m
Travelling from Chelmsford to Braintree by train
Fast trains from Chelmsford to Braintree take around 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 17 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Chelmsford and Braintree.
1. Are there direct trains from Chelmsford to Braintree?
Journeys between Chelmsford and Braintree usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Chelmsford to Braintree 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 25 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Chelmsford to Braintree?
The Chelmsford to Braintree train travel time is normally about 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Chelmsford to Braintree train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Braintree is usually scheduled to depart Chelmsford around 05:59 and the last train is around 00:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Chelmsford around 06:10, and the last at 00:59.
When to book Chelmsford to Braintree 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 Braintree by train.
Which train companies operate between Chelmsford and Braintree?
More than one train company operates on the route from Chelmsford to Braintree, 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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