Cheap bus tickets from Stansted to Colchester

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$20

Average

$23

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Stansted to Colchester will cost around $ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

Cheapest
11:20AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 12:10PMColchester
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$201One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:25AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:15AMColchester
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$211One-way
09:20PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:10PMColchester
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$241One-way
02:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport1h00 03:50PMColchester
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$261One-way
06:40PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h55 07:35PMColchester
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$261One-way

Bus schedule from Stansted to Colchester

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09:25AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:15AMColchester
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11:20AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 12:10PMColchester
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02:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport1h00 03:50PMColchester
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06:40PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h55 07:35PMColchester
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09:20PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:10PMColchester
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Fri
Dec 3
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sat
Dec 4
$56Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sun
Dec 5
$56Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Mon
Dec 6
$64Greater Anglia
$19National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$57Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$56Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$73Greater Anglia
$19National Express
Tue
Dec 14
$73Greater Anglia
$19National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sat
Dec 18
$68Greater Anglia
$26National Express
Sun
Dec 19
$56Greater Anglia
$26National Express
Mon
Dec 20
$64Greater Anglia
$26National Express
Tue
Dec 21
$64Greater Anglia
$26National Express
Wed
Dec 22
$64Greater Anglia
$27National Express

Bus times from Stansted to Colchester

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

53 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

48 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Stansted for Colchester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 48 km distance in an average of 53 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:20AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 12:10PMColchester
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$201One-way
Fastest
09:25AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:15AMColchester
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$211One-way
Fastest
09:20PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:10PMColchester
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$241One-way
2nd Fastest
06:40PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h55 07:35PMColchester
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$261One-way
02:50PMLondon, Stansted Airport1h00 03:50PMColchester
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$261One-way

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Bus Information from Stansted to Colchester

distanceDistance30 miles (48 km)
durationAverage bus duration50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$20 (€17)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Stansted to Colchester cover the 30 miles (48 km) long journey taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $20 (€17), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $19 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Colchester, East Hill / High Street.

Bus companies

Bus between Stansted and Colchester with National Express

For as little as $19 (€16) you can travel by bus between Stansted and Colchester with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Stansted to Colchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket from Stansted to Colchester:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Travel Tips

    Bus to Colchester from Stansted
    Take the bus to Colchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Stansted to Colchester.
    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Stansted to Colchester?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Stansted to Colchester to cost as little as $19 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a bus from Stansted to Colchester?
    If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Stansted to Colchester bus price to come in at an average of $20 (€17)  one way.
    What is the distance to Colchester from Stansted by bus?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Stansted and Colchester by bus to be approximately 30 miles (48 km).
    How long is a bus to Colchester from Stansted on average?
    On average the Stansted to Colchester bus time is 50 min  covering the 30 miles (48 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What is the departure bus station in Stansted and arrival bus station in Colchester?

    Some of the Stansted bus stations to Colchester you can start your journey from include Stansted, London Stansted Airport and London, Stansted Airport Coach Station. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Colchester include Colchester, East Hill / High Street and Colchester, Stanwell Street.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Stansted Airport   and arriving in Colchester, East Hill / High Street.

    Where do I find the Stansted bus station to Colchester? Where is the Colchester bus station?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Stansted Airport and travel around 2.7 miles (4.3 km) from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Colchester, East Hill / High Street and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (167 m) from the bus station to the city center in Colchester.

    Which bus companies should I travel with from Stansted to Colchester?
    For the route from Stansted to Colchester you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Stansted to Colchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    How many bus services per day are there from Stansted to Colchester?
    On average, there is 1 bus a day from Stansted to Colchester. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When should I purchase the Stansted to Colchester bus for the best deals on tickets?
    You can find buses to Colchester from Stansted to cost on average $20 (€17) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Stansted to Colchester bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.