Duration 4h 11m
Distance 198.9 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chepstow and Colchester takes 4h 11m and the fastest train takes 3h 20m. There is a train service every few hours from Chepstow 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. Newport (S Wales)
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
3h 45m
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£77 - £241

Chepstow to Colchester train times

Trains run hourly between Chepstow and Colchester. The earliest departure is at 09:14 in the morning, and the last departure from Chepstow is at 23:01 which arrives into Colchester at 08:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chepstow to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Chepstow and arriving at Colchester via Newport (S Wales), Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Chepstow and Colchester is 155 miles. The road distance is 198.9 miles.

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Chepstow to Colchester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Newport (S Wales) station.

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

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