You can get from London to Colchester by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Colchester on Apr 01 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||51 miles (82 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$11 - $17|
|Fastest mode||Train • $17 (€15) • 46 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Greater Anglia|
Take a bus or train to travel 51 miles (82 km) to Colchester from London. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Greater Anglia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from London to Colchester.
There are 2 ways to get from London to Colchester: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from London to Colchester is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $11 (€10) compared to other travel options to Colchester:
A bus is $6 (€6) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from London to Colchester costing on average $17 (€15).
The fastest way from London to Colchester is by train with an average journey time of 46 min.
There are alternative travel options to Colchester that can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.
The distance is approximately 51 miles (82 km) from London to Colchester.
The average frequency per day from London to Colchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Colchester from London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Colchester:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Colchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from London to Colchester with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Colchester tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
Before traveling from London to Colchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking London to Colchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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