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Riverside Leisure Centre

Our flagship centre Riverside Leisure Centre offers a superb range of facilities to suit everyone, along with a Chelmsford city centre location.

How to find Riverside

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Located along the River Chelmer, it couldn't be easier to access Riverside's extensive range of facilities on foot, by bike, by car or public transport.

By bus 

Many bus routes run into the city centre, and stop a short walk from the centre. You can look at First Essex to check which buses stop at Riverside. 

By train 

The nearest train station to Riverside is Chelmsford, which is around a 10 minute walk. You can look at Trainline to check which trains stop at Chelmsford station. 

Walking 

Riverside is centrally located in the city centre along the River Chelmer and can be easily accessed on foot through the Bond Street development, via Victoria Road or Waterloo Lane. 

By bicycle

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

By car 

There is a customers-only car park. You can enter the car park and the ice rink undercroft car park from Victoria Road. 

At peak times the ice rink undercroft is reserved for monthly members only (permit required) with a maximum stay of three hours. 

ourChelmsford Plus customers can claim the first hours parking back by presenting the refund part of the ticket to reception when checking in for you activity.

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Riverside

Centre opening times

Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5.30am to 10pm
Tuesday and Thursday, 6am to 10pm
Saturday, 6am to 9.45pm
Sunday, 6am to 9pm
Bank holidays: see facility opening timetables

Our facilities, including the ice rink may have separate opening times. Please check individual pages.

Facilities

Contact

Contact form

Riverside Leisure Centre
Victoria Road
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 1FG

01245 615050

You can also give us your feedback about the new centre.

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