Duration 2h 12m
Distance 125.9 miles
Average price £64
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Basingstoke takes 2h 12m and the fastest train takes 2h. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Colchester to Basingstoke. 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. London Waterloo
  3. Basingstoke
2h 26m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£45 - £81

Colchester to Basingstoke train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Colchester and Basingstoke. The earliest departure is at 09:07 in the morning, and the last departure from Colchester is at 22:30 which arrives into Basingstoke at 06:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Sunday, November 17, 2019

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

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The distance between Colchester and Basingstoke is 96 miles. The road distance is 125.9 miles.

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

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Colchester to Basingstoke train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Basingstoke station.

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