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

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Average journey time: 3 hours 18 mins

Chelmsford Rail Station to Botley Rail Station

Leave at 05:40 and arrive at 08:40
Journey time 03:00
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Greater Anglia to Stratford

  • Ingatestone Rail Station
  • Shenfield Rail Station
  • Romford Rail Station
  • Stratford (London) Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Jubilee line to Waterloo

  • 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
  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

NHS Co-Vid Vaccination Centre at Westfield Stratford City: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre, at Westfield Stratford City if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the centre, use Stratford station and follow the signs to the Westfield/Olympic Park exit. Outside the station, use the lift or stairs to go up to the first level and follow the signs to the vaccination centre.

STRATFORD STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing. Interchange is also expected to be busy. You are advised, where possible, to avoid the station during the busiest times by taking the most direct route.

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for South Western Railway to Woking

  • Clapham Junction Rail Station
  • Woking Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for South Western Railway to Botley

  • Brookwood Rail Station
  • Farnborough (Main) Rail Station
  • Fleet Rail Station
  • Winchfield Rail Station
  • Hook Rail Station
  • Basingstoke Rail Station
  • Micheldever Rail Station
  • Winchester Rail Station
  • Shawford Rail Station
  • Eastleigh Rail Station
  • Hedge End Rail Station
  • Botley Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

BOTLEY STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 6 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

Chelmsford Rail Station to Botley Rail Station

Leave at 05:58 and arrive at 09:35
Journey time 03:37
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with Greater Anglia to Stratford

  • Shenfield Rail Station
  • Stratford (London) Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Jubilee line to Waterloo

  • 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
  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

NHS Co-Vid Vaccination Centre at Westfield Stratford City: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre, at Westfield Stratford City if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the centre, use Stratford station and follow the signs to the Westfield/Olympic Park exit. Outside the station, use the lift or stairs to go up to the first level and follow the signs to the vaccination centre.

STRATFORD STATION: This station is likely to be very busy between 05:45-08:15 and 16:00-17:30. Where possible travel outside of these times and consider cycling or walking, including parts of your journey. Entry is expected to be busy, please expect to queue to enter so we can help maintain the national 2 metre social distancing. Interchange is also expected to be busy. You are advised, where possible, to avoid the station during the busiest times by taking the most direct route.

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for South Western Railway to Basingstoke

  • Clapham Junction Rail Station
  • Woking Rail Station
  • Basingstoke Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for Cross Country to Southampton Central

  • Winchester Rail Station
  • Southampton Airport Parkway Rail Station
  • Southampton Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for South Western Railway to Fareham

  • St Denys Rail Station
  • Bitterne Rail Station
  • Woolston Rail Station
  • Sholing Rail Station
  • Netley Rail Station
  • Hamble Rail Station
  • Bursledon Rail Station
  • Swanwick Rail Station
  • Fareham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

FAREHAM STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 7 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

Change for South Western Railway to Botley

  • Botley Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

FAREHAM STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 7 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.

BOTLEY STATION: This station has short platforms. Customers are advised to travel in the front 6 coaches and listen to on-board announcements.


Return journey: Botley Rail Station to Chelmsford Rail Station


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