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Duration 2h 12m
Distance 101.9 miles
Average price £49
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Guildford takes 2h 12m and the fastest train takes 1h 46m. There is a train service every few hours from Colchester to Guildford. 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. Guildford
2h 27m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£35 - £60

Colchester to Guildford train times

Trains run hourly between Colchester and Guildford. The service departs Colchester at 23:03 at night, which arrives into Guildford at 06:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Guildford via Stratford station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Colchester and Guildford is 78 miles. The road distance is 101.9 miles.

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

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

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There are 277+ hotels available in Guildford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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