Duration 1h 29m
Distance 59.5 miles
Average price £29
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Abbey Wood takes 1h 29m and the fastest train takes 1h 15m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Colchester to Abbey Wood. 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. Colchester
  2. Stratford DLR Station
  3. Abbey Wood
1h 22m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£23 - £45

Colchester to Abbey Wood train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Colchester and Abbey Wood. The earliest departure is at 13:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:03 which arrives into Abbey Wood at 06:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Abbey Wood. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Plumstead via Stratford DLR Station and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between Colchester and Abbey Wood is 44 miles. The road distance is 59.5 miles.

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Colchester to Abbey Wood train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Colchester station.

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Colchester to Abbey Wood train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station.

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There are 8050+ hotels available in Abbey Wood. Prices start at £75 per night.

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