One and a half miles from the station, Chelmsford Museum is one of Chelmsford’s top attractions.

Chelmsford Museum explores the history of the City. Using displays and hands-on exhibits, you can discover Chelmsford from the Ice Age, through industrial and technological pioneers, to the modern-day.

Chelmsford Museum also houses temporary exhibitions throughout the year and the Essex Regiment Museum, capturing the stories and traditions of the historic regiment.

The museum is situated in the award-winning Oaklands Park, making it the perfect all-round destination for families.

Visit the Chelmsford Museum website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:50 - 23:00
Saturday 05:50 - 22:00
Sunday 07:00 - 23:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops noteNewsagent Flower stall Hairdresser Dry cleaner
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee shop Café Vending machines
ATM notes
Located on concourse
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Toilets notesThere are toilets on each platform.
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park Premium Bay
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd National Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces137
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces878
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes

There is a dedicated Cycle Point, with free cycle parking, plus secure cycle parking and premium cycle parking.ÿ This is in Park Road, opposite the station.

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Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Lifts to both platforms

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

Departures and arrivals from Chelmsford

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia21:002On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia21:302On time
to ColchesterGreater Anglia21:44On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia22:002On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia22:302On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia20:502On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia21:202On time
from ColchesterGreater Anglia21:31On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia21:502On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia22:202On time

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