Duration 1h 12m
Distance 54.9 miles
Average price £26
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London City Airport (LCY) and Colchester takes 1h 12m and the fastest train takes 57 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from London City Airport (LCY) 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.

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  1. Stratford (London)
  2. Colchester
1h 13m
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£22 - £35

London City Airport (LCY) to Colchester train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between London City Airport (LCY) and Colchester. The earliest departure is at 13:01 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London City Airport (LCY) is at 23:31 which arrives into Colchester at 00:59. All services require a transfer at Stratford DLR Station and take an average of 1h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from London City Airport (LCY) 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 London City Airport (LCY) station to Colchester. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Colchester via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Colchester is 46 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Stratford (London) station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester station.

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There are 298+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY) and Colchester?

Greater Anglia operates a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Colchester every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £20 - £30 and the journey takes 50 min. London Overground also services this route 3 times a day.
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