Duration 2h 43m
Distance 137.6 miles
Average price £72
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Coventry and Colchester takes 2h 43m and the fastest train takes 2h 13m. There is an hourly train service from Coventry to Colchester. 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. Coventry
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
2h 14m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£56 - £164

Coventry to Colchester train times

Trains run hourly between Coventry and Colchester. The service departs Coventry at 21:32 at night, which arrives into Colchester at 00:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Coventry to Colchester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Coventry to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Coventry and arriving at Colchester via Euston station, Moorgate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Coventry and Colchester is 109 miles. The road distance is 137.6 miles.

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Coventry to Colchester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Coventry station.

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Coventry to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester station.

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