Duration 4h 41m
Distance 257.6 miles
Average price £100
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Scarborough takes 4h 41m and the fastest train takes 4h 3m. There is a train service every few hours from Colchester to Scarborough. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 4h 24m

  1. Colchester
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. York
  4. Scarborough
4h 24m
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£53 - £182

Colchester to Scarborough train times

Trains run hourly between Colchester and Scarborough. The earliest departure is at 05:34 in the morning, and the last departure from Colchester is at 21:33 which arrives into Scarborough at 06:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, February 26, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Scarborough via Liverpool Street station, London Kings Cross and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 24m.

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The distance between Colchester and Scarborough is 175 miles. The road distance is 257.6 miles.

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

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Colchester to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Scarborough station.

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