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Duration 1h 22m
Distance 61.7 miles
Average price £29
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Paddington Station and Colchester takes 1h 22m and the fastest train takes 1h 10m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from London Paddington Station 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.

Subway, train

  1. Paddington
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
1h 19m
£24 - £38

London Paddington Station to Colchester train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between London Paddington Station and Colchester. The earliest departure is at 06:51 in the morning, and the last departure from London Paddington Station is at 18:06 which arrives into Colchester at 19:18. All services require a transfer at Liverpool Street Underground Station and take an average of 1h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Colchester via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Colchester is 53 miles. The road distance is 61.7 miles.

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London Paddington Station to Colchester train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Paddington station.

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London Paddington Station to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester station.

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