Duration 2h 15m
Distance 123.8 miles
Average price £64
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Didcot and Colchester takes 2h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 45m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Didcot 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.

Train • 2h 3m

  1. Didcot Parkway
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
2h 3m
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£45 - £84

Didcot to Colchester train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Didcot and Colchester. The earliest departure is at 10:02 in the morning, and the last departure from Didcot is at 23:18 which arrives into Colchester at 01:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Didcot to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Didcot Parkway and arriving at Colchester via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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The distance between Didcot and Colchester is 94 miles. The road distance is 123.8 miles.

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Didcot to Colchester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Didcot Parkway station.

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

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