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Duration 3h 56m
Distance 49.4 miles
Average price £19
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Colchester and Lakeside Shopping Centre takes 3h 56m and the fastest bus takes 3h 20m. There is a bus service every few hours from Colchester to Lakeside Shopping Centre. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 71 bus, bus

  1. Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street
  2. Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
  3. Lakeside Shopping Centre
3h 52m
£18 - £20

Colchester to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus times

Buses run hourly between Colchester and Lakeside Shopping Centre. The earliest departure is at 19:05 in the evening, and the last departure from Colchester is at 21:15 which arrives into Lakeside Shopping Centre at 08:10. All services require a transfer at Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and take an average of 3h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Lakeside Shopping Centre station. However, there are services departing from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street and arriving at Lakeside, Bus Station via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 52m.

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The distance between Colchester and Lakeside Shopping Centre is 39 miles. The road distance is 49.4 miles.

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Colchester to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street station.

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Colchester to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Lakeside, Bus Station.

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There are 494+ hotels available in Lakeside Shopping Centre. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Colchester and Lakeside Shopping Centre?

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £9 - £11 and the journey takes 2h.
Bus operators
First in Essex
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
First in Essex
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
First in Essex
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
First in Essex
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
First in Essex

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