How to travel from Leeds to Colchester

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Travel Information between Leeds and Colchester

distanceDistance166 miles (268 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $81
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $41 (€36) • 3 h 53 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $81 (€72) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, Flybe or Greater Anglia

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 166 miles (268 km) between Leeds and Colchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express, Flybe or Greater Anglia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leeds to Colchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds to Colchester

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Leeds to Colchester.

There are 3 ways to get from Leeds to Colchester: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Colchester from Leeds is by taking a train, which costs on average $41 (€36).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Colchester:

A train is $23 (€20) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Leeds to Colchester costing on average $64 (€56).

A train is $40 (€35) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Leeds to Colchester costing on average $81 (€72).

The fastest way from Leeds to Colchester is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Colchester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 52 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 53 min   on average.

The distance from Leeds to Colchester is approximately 166 miles (268 km).

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Colchester is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • Around 34 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Leeds to Colchester as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Leeds to Colchester:

  • Buses most often depart from Leeds at Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and arrive in Colchester at Colchester, East Hill / High Street.
  • Trains from Leeds to Colchester most often leave from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Colchester.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leeds to Colchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Colchester by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Leeds to Colchester for $64 (€56).
  • Travel with Flybe to go to Colchester by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flybe Leeds to Colchester tickets on Omio for $81 (€72).
  • Travel with Greater Anglia for trains to Colchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Greater Anglia Leeds to Colchester tickets on Omio for $41 (€36).
Looking to extend your trip from Leeds to Colchester? Many Omio customers who go from Leeds to Colchester usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted Mountfitchet or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted Mountfitchet or Manchester from Colchester, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Leeds to Colchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $64 (€56) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $81 (€72) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $41 (€36) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leeds to Colchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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