Duration 1h 11m
Distance 46.7 miles
Average price £21
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Chadwell Heath and Colchester takes 1h 11m and the fastest train takes 55 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Chadwell Heath 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.


  1. Chadwell Heath
  2. Shenfield
  3. Colchester
1h 8m
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£17 - £26

Chadwell Heath to Colchester train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Chadwell Heath and Colchester. The earliest departure is at 15:12 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Chadwell Heath is at 23:42 which arrives into Colchester at 00:59. All services require a transfer at Shenfield and take an average of 1h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chadwell Heath to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Chadwell Heath and arriving at Colchester via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Chadwell Heath and Colchester is 40 miles. The road distance is 46.7 miles.

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Chadwell Heath to Colchester train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Chadwell Heath station.

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

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