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How to find Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre

Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre (CSAC) is a major sporting venue with first class athletics facilities. It provides significant opportunities for elite athletes as well as the local community.

How to find CSAC

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CSAC is around a 20 to 25 minute walk on foot from Chelmsford city centre. 

By bicycle

You can find out which  cycle routes to take to CSAC. 

By car 

Follow A130 onto Essex Regiment Way and follow signs for Chelmsford Town centre until you see signs for Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre and Chelmsford City FC. From there follow the symbols. 

Car parking

There is a free car park at CSAC, including accessible spaces. 

By bus 

The numbers 40, 54 and 56 buses stop near to CSAC. You can look at  First Essex to check their routes. 

By train 

The nearest train station to CSAC is Chelmsford. You can look at  Trainline to check which trains stop at Chelmsford station. The station is about two miles from the centre. 

Please follow Government guidance on use of public transport during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Centre opening times

Monday to Friday, 7am to 10pm
Saturdays, 9am to 6pm
Sundays, 9am to 9pm
Bank holidays, closed


  • Gym
  • Exercise studios
  • Indoor and outdoor athletics
  • Multi use sports hall
  • Changing Places
  • Accessible parking

All information correct at time of publishing. Please check before each visit.


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Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre
Salerno Way

We are a breastfeeding friendly centre.

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