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Duration 1h 45m
Distance 63.1 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Potters Bar takes 1h 45m and the fastest train takes 1h 28m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Colchester to Potters Bar. 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. Moorgate
  3. Potters Bar
1h 56m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£29 - £43

Colchester to Potters Bar train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Colchester and Potters Bar. The earliest departure is at 11:07 in the morning, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:04 which arrives into Potters Bar at 01:03. All services require a transfer at London Liverpool Street and take an average of 1h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Potters Bar. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Potters Bar via Moorgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Colchester and Potters Bar is 49 miles. The road distance is 63.1 miles.

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

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Colchester to Potters Bar train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Potters Bar station.

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There are 16431+ hotels available in Potters Bar. Prices start at £75 per night.

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