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from Stansted to Colchester

You can get from Stansted to Colchester by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Stansted to Colchester on Nov 29 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:25AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:15AMColchester
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$191One-way
Cheapest
09:25AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:15AMColchester
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$191One-way
Other options
06:40PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h55 07:35PMColchester
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$271One-way
09:20PMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 10:10PMColchester
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$201One-way
11:20AMLondon, Stansted Airport0h50 12:10PMColchester
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$261One-way

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Sun
Nov 28
$56Greater Anglia
$21National Express
Mon
Nov 29
$64Greater Anglia
$19National Express
Tue
Nov 30
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Wed
Dec 1
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Thu
Dec 2
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Fri
Dec 3
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sat
Dec 4
$56Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sun
Dec 5
$57Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Mon
Dec 6
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$64Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$57Greater 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
$65Greater Anglia
$20National Express
Sat
Dec 18
$68Greater Anglia
$26National Express

Travel Tips

Travel from Stansted to Colchester
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 Stansted to Colchester.
FAQs
How do I get from Stansted to Colchester?

There are 2 travel options from Stansted to Colchester: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Stansted to Colchester?

The cheapest way to travel from Stansted to Colchester is by taking a bus with an average price of $20 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Colchester:

Taking a bus is usually $48 (€40) less than taking a train to Colchester, which costs on average $68 (€56) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Stansted to Colchester?

The fastest way to get to Colchester from Stansted is by bus with an average travel time of 50 min.

Other travel options to Colchester can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 1 h 50 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Stansted to Colchester would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 30 miles (48 km) between Stansted and Colchester.

How many services a day are there between Stansted and Colchester?

The average frequency per day from Stansted to Colchester is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Stansted and Colchester as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Stansted to Colchester?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Stansted to Colchester:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Stansted to Colchester depart from Stansted, London Stansted Airport to Colchester, East Hill / High Street.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Stansted to Colchester depart from Stansted Airport to Colchester.
Who can get me from Stansted to Colchester?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Stansted to Colchester:

  • You can go to Colchester from Stansted by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $20 (€17) with National Express from Stansted to Colchester on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Colchester from Stansted with Greater Anglia, and you can find Greater Anglia Stansted to Colchester tickets for $68 (€56) on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel between Stansted and Colchester?
Omio customers who travel from Stansted to Colchester often also extend their vacation to go to London, Manchester or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Colchester and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets to Colchester from Stansted online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Stansted to Colchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $20 (€17) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $68 (€56) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Stansted 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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