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Duration 3h 24m
Distance 34 miles
Average price £14
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average bus between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Colchester takes 3h 24m and the fastest bus takes 2h 1m. The bus service runs several times per day from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Colchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Stansted Airport, Coach Station
  2. Broomfield, Hospital
  3. Colchester
3h 5m
£13 - £15

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Colchester bus times

Buses run every four hours between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Colchester. The service departs London Stansted Airport (STN) at 22:00 at night, which arrives into Colchester at 07:24. All services require a transfer at Broomfield, Hospital (Broomfield Hosp) and take an average of 3h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) station to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at Colchester Town Centre, High Street via Broomfield, Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Colchester is 28 miles. The road distance is 34 miles.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Colchester bus services, operated by First, depart from Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Colchester bus services, operated by First, arrive at Colchester Town Centre, High Street station.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Colchester?

You can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Colchester via Broomfield, Hospital in around 3h 5m.
Bus operators
First
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£10
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Broomfield, Hospital
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£10
Website
First
Bus from Broomfield, Hospital to Colchester Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First

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