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Duration 2h
Distance 91.5 miles
Average price £59
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Ashford takes 2h and the fastest train takes 1h 19m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Colchester to Ashford. 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 International
  3. Ashford
2h 26m
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£43 - £75

Colchester to Ashford train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Colchester and Ashford. The earliest departure is at 09:12 in the morning, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:03 which arrives into Ashford at 00:50. All services require a transfer at Stratford (London) and take an average of 2h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Ashford International via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Colchester and Ashford is 52 miles. The road distance is 91.5 miles.

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

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Colchester to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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