Duration 2h 5m
Distance 79.6 miles
Average price £49
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Sittingbourne takes 2h 5m and the fastest train takes 1h 36m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Colchester to Sittingbourne. 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. Stratford International
  3. Sittingbourne
2h 11m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£38 - £65

Colchester to Sittingbourne train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Colchester and Sittingbourne. The earliest departure is at 18:05 in the evening, and the last departure from Colchester is at 23:03 which arrives into Sittingbourne at 00:52. All services require a transfer at Stratford (London) and take an average of 2h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Sittingbourne. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Sittingbourne via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between Colchester and Sittingbourne is 39 miles. The road distance is 79.6 miles.

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

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Colchester to Sittingbourne train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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