Duration 1h 34m
Distance 75.1 miles
Average price £28
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Acton and Colchester takes 1h 34m and the fastest train takes 1h 22m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Acton 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.

Subway, train

  1. West Acton station
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
1h 32m
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£27 - £41

Acton to Colchester train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Acton and Colchester. The earliest departure is at 23:08 at night, and the last departure from Acton is at 23:58 which arrives into Colchester at 01:57. All services require a transfer at Liverpool Street Underground Station and take an average of 1h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Acton station to Colchester. However, there are services departing from West Acton station and arriving at Colchester via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Acton and Colchester is 57 miles. The road distance is 75.1 miles.

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Acton to Colchester train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from West Acton station.

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Acton to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester station.

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