Duration 2h 40m
Distance 127.7 miles
Average price £64
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Rugby takes 2h 40m and the fastest train takes 2h 5m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Colchester to Rugby. 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. Rugby
2h 23m
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£49 - £146

Colchester to Rugby train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Colchester and Rugby. The service departs Colchester at 23:03 at night, which arrives into Rugby at 07:16. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 40m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Rugby via Liverpool Street station, Moorgate station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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The distance between Colchester and Rugby is 98 miles. The road distance is 127.7 miles.

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

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

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There are 510+ hotels available in Rugby. Prices start at £75 per night.

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