Duration 1h 59m
Distance 91.6 miles
Average price £48
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Ashford takes 1h 59m and the fastest train takes 1h 20m. 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
1h 47m
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£39 - £58

Colchester to Ashford train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Colchester and Ashford. The earliest departure is at 18:33 in the evening, 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 1h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Colchester to Ashford? 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 Colchester to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Ashford International via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 47m.

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The distance between Colchester and Ashford is 52 miles. The road distance is 91.6 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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There are 850+ hotels available in Ashford. Prices start at £65 per night.

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You can take a train from Colchester to Ashford via Stratford (London) and Stratford International in around 1h 47m.
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