Chelmsford Rail Station to Lewes Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 7 hours 41 mins

Chelmsford Rail Station to Lewes Rail Station

Leave at 23:25 and arrive at 07:12
Journey time 07:47
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Greater Anglia to Stratford

  • Shenfield Rail Station
  • Stratford (London) Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

Stratford is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for Jubilee line to London Bridge

  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

Stratford is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHERN: Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September, no service between London Bridge and Streatham / West Norwood. Replacement buses operate between London Bridge and Streatham calling at South Bermondsey, Queens Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, East Dulwich, North Dulwich, Tulse Hill and Streatham Hill (for services to/from Crystal Palace and Norwood Junction)

Change for Thameslink to Brighton

  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • Purley Rail Station
  • Earlswood (Surrey) Rail Station
  • Horley Rail Station
  • Gatwick Airport Rail Station
  • Three Bridges Rail Station
  • Haywards Heath Rail Station
  • Brighton Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SOUTHERN: Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September, no service between London Bridge and Streatham / West Norwood. Replacement buses operate between London Bridge and Streatham calling at South Bermondsey, Queens Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, East Dulwich, North Dulwich, Tulse Hill and Streatham Hill (for services to/from Crystal Palace and Norwood Junction)

Change for Southern to Lewes

  • London Road (Brighton) Rail Station
  • Moulsecoomb Rail Station
  • Falmer Rail Station
  • Lewes Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Chelmsford Rail Station to Lewes Rail Station

Leave at 00:59 and arrive at 08:34
Journey time 07:35
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with Greater Anglia to Marks Tey

  • Hatfield Peverel Rail Station
  • Witham (Essex) Rail Station
  • Kelvedon Rail Station
  • Marks Tey Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Marks Tey, Railway Station

  • Marks Tey, Railway Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Express bus 251 to Stansted Airport, Coach Station

  • Stansted Airport, Coach Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Express bus A6 to Victoria Station

  • Golders Green
  • Finchley Road & Frognal Station
  • Finchley Road Station
  • Lord's Cricket Ground
  • Baker Street Station
  • Marble Arch
  • Victoria Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southern to Brighton

  • Clapham Junction Rail Station
  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • Purley Rail Station
  • Horley Rail Station
  • Gatwick Airport Rail Station
  • Three Bridges Rail Station
  • Balcombe Rail Station
  • Haywards Heath Rail Station
  • Wivelsfield Rail Station
  • Burgess Hill Rail Station
  • Hassocks Rail Station
  • Preston Park Rail Station
  • Brighton Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southern to Lewes

  • London Road (Brighton) Rail Station
  • Moulsecoomb Rail Station
  • Falmer Rail Station
  • Lewes Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Lewes Rail Station to Chelmsford Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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