Duration 2h 20m
Distance 123.5 miles
Average price £69
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Oxford takes 2h 20m and the fastest train takes 2h 7m. There is an hourly train service from Colchester to Oxford. 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 Paddington
  3. Oxford
2h 37m
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£48 - £90

Colchester to Oxford train times

Trains run hourly between Colchester and Oxford. The earliest departure is at 10:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:03 which arrives into Oxford at 01:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Oxford via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Colchester and Oxford is 93 miles. The road distance is 123.5 miles.

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

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Colchester to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Oxford station.

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