Duration 1h 33m
Distance 50.2 miles
Average price £31
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Purfleet takes 1h 33m and the fastest train takes 1h 17m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Colchester to Purfleet. 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. West Ham
  3. Purfleet
1h 35m
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£26 - £42

Colchester to Purfleet train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Colchester and Purfleet. The earliest departure is at 20:03 in the evening, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:03 which arrives into Purfleet at 00:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Purfleet. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Purfleet via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Colchester and Purfleet is 40 miles. The road distance is 50.2 miles.

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

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Colchester to Purfleet train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Purfleet station.

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