There are 2 ways to get from Barking to Colchester by bus, train or car

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Line 238 bus, train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 238 bus from Barking Town Centre to Stratford Bus Station 238
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Colchester

$24 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Barking to Colchester 51.2 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Barking to Colchester is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barking to Colchester is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Barking and Colchester is 43 miles. The road distance is 51.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Barking to Colchester, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Barking, England and Colchester, England?

There is no direct connection from Barking to Colchester. However, you can take the line 238 bus to Stratford Bus Station, take the walk to Stratford (London), then take the train to Colchester. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Colchester.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Barking Town Centre to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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