Duration 1h 53m
Distance 75.8 miles
Average price £38
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Hemel Hempstead takes 1h 53m and the fastest train takes 1h 32m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Colchester to Hemel Hempstead. 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 Euston
  3. Hemel Hempstead
1h 53m
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£31 - £47

Colchester to Hemel Hempstead train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Colchester and Hemel Hempstead. The earliest departure is at 08:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:03 which arrives into Hemel Hempstead at 01:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Hemel Hempstead. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Hemel Hempstead via Liverpool Street station, Moorgate station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 53m.

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The distance between Colchester and Hemel Hempstead is 59 miles. The road distance is 75.8 miles.

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

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Colchester to Hemel Hempstead train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Hemel Hempstead station.

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