Chelmer Valley Park and Ride
- Waiting area
- Toilets including disabled facilities
You can use a ticket to hop on and off any park & ride bus all day. For example, get off at Parkway or the railway station, then get back on to go to the city centre, then back out to the park & ride site.
|Adult Day Fare (over 18 years)
|Group Day Fare (up to 2 adults & 3 children)
|Child Day Fare (18 years or under)
|Concessionary Day Fare (Concessionary Pass holder)
|12 Day Fares for the cost of 11
|Off-Peak Day Fare (Monday to Friday)
Noon to 3pm for outward journey. Return journey any time after noon.
|Disabled bus pass holders
||£1.50 before 9am / Free after 9am
|Short hop between Anglia Ruskin and City Centre
Children under 5 travel for free at all times
Tickets for Park and Ride
Please pay for your ticket on the bus with cash or contactless payment
Can be purchased via MiPermit location 744021 up to 18 hours £3.60 up to 24 hours £12
Park and Pedal
Bring your bike with you, leave your car at the site and cycle to your destination. Park and Pedal is £3.60 per day. We have bike racks should you chose to leave your bike at site overnight. We also offer Secure cycle lockers £20 per month, which includes free parking. Please visit Bikeaway to secure your locker.
Payment for parking only can be made on MiPermit.
If you have an event and would like to hire the site please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details and pricing.
Updates / What's on
Young Drivers - Driving lessons for 10 to 17s
Helping create the next generation of safer drivers
If you’re aged 10 to 17, have your first taste of proper driving in a Vauxhall Corsa with Young Driver.
With a positive attitude to driving through fun and safe experiences and lessons, youngsters get a head start before even applying for a provisional licence.
A friendly, well-organised set-up, using dual-controlled cars and UK Government Approved Driving Instructors.
Over 70 venues nationwide that feature realistic road systems complete with junctions, traffic lights, manoeuvring zones and a viewing area for parents and family.
Available now at Chelmer Valley Park & Ride on selected weekend dates. Lessons start from £44.99. See www.youngdriver.com for more details.
Firefly Experience for 4 – 10 year olds
NOW BOOKING: Firefly Experience for 4 – 10 year olds in Chelmsford on the 08th of October ! 🙌
Youngsters aged from 4 to 10 years old can now learn to drive in an electric supercar for just £20!
They will learn the basics of steering, manoeuvring, and indicating on simulated road courses complete with road signs and junctions - all under the watchful eyes of Young Driver staff equipped with remote control ‘stop’ switches, just in case!
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See www.youngdriver.com for more details.
Satnav users can find the site using the postcode CM3 3PR.
Chelmer Valley Park and Ride is located on the A130 east of Essex Regiment Way, accessed from the Pratts Farm Roundabout.
You can find access information for Chelmer Valley Park and Ride on the AccessAble website.
Please note: Cars can exit the site after closing automatically through the barrier system. For out of hours emergencies customers can contact Chelmsford City Council’s CCTV Control Centre on 01245 606 299.
Please see the documents section below for timetable information.