Colchester to Chelmsford train

Fri, Apr 19
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Cheap train tickets and times from Colchester to Chelmsford

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

17 m

Average

21 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

34 km

Cheap train tickets from Colchester to start from $12 with an average ticket price of $17.

The fastest train from Colchester to takes 17m in comparison to an average duration of 21m and covers a distance of 34 km.

5 trains that leave Colchester for every day with 5 travelling directly.

Greater Anglia
08:02PM0h18
Colchester
08:20PMChelmsford
$121One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
02:01PM0h17
Colchester
02:18PMChelmsford
$181One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
08:35AM0h21
Colchester
08:56AMChelmsford
$181One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
07:35AM0h27
Colchester
08:02AMChelmsford
$191One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
06:15AM0h26
Colchester
06:41AMChelmsford
$191One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Colchester to Chelmsford

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
durationAverage train duration17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAbellio Greater Anglia

Trains from Colchester to Chelmsford cover the 21 miles (34 km) long journey taking on average 17 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€15), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Chelmsford.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia from Colchester to Chelmsford trains

Buy your official Abellio Greater Anglia train tickets from Colchester to Chelmsford from $17 (€15) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Train information from Colchester to Chelmsford with Abellio Greater Anglia:

  • Average Duration: 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: $17
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Trains from Colchester to Chelmsford

FAQs: Travel by train from Colchester to Chelmsford 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 Colchester to Chelmsford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Colchester to Chelmsford can start from as little as $12 (€10) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Colchester to Chelmsford is $17 (€15); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Colchester to Chelmsford is 17 min   to travel the 21 mile (34 km) long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Colchester to Chelmsford leaves at 4: 43 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Colchester to Chelmsford leaves at 8: 50 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Colchester to Chelmsford which require at least one change with Abellio Greater Anglia. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Colchester to Chelmsford train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Abellio Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Colchester and Chelmsford to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 50 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Colchester, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Chelmsford, located 0.1 miles (233 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Colchester to Chelmsford by train is November.
Yes, you can take a train to Chelmsford from Colchester.

Important Stations and Airports in Colchester and Chelmsford

Colchester
Chelmsford
The major railway station for departures from Colchester is Colchester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Colchester for your journey to Chelmsford from Colchester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Colchester
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the bus stop by main station entrance
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Colchester Town
Onward travel information: Colchester Town Station is around 5 minutes walk from Colchester Bus Station
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Town Railway Station Bus Stops (stop B) for planned rail replacement only.
Colchester, Hythe Railway StationAccessibility
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Colchester or Colchester Town
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