Duration 9h 4m
Distance 215 miles
Average price £222
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Arnhem and Colchester takes 9h 4m and the fastest train takes 6h 26m. The train service runs several times per day from Arnhem 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.

Train • 7h 12m

  1. Arnhem Centraal
  2. Utrecht Centraal
  3. Rotterdam Centraal
  4. London Liverpool Street
  5. Colchester
7h 12m
£143 - £381

Arnhem to Colchester train times

Trains run twice daily between Arnhem and Colchester. The service departs Arnhem at 16:46 in the afternoon, which arrives into Colchester at 22:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Arnhem to Colchester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Arnhem to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Arnhem Centraal and arriving at Colchester via Utrecht Centraal, Rotterdam Centraal, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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The distance between Arnhem and Colchester is 215 miles.

Arnhem to Colchester train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Arnhem Centraal station.

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

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Colchester is 1h behind Arnhem. It is currently 3:41 PM in Arnhem and 2:41 PM in Colchester.

There are 303+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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