There are 4 ways to get from Braintree to Colchester by bus, train, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Braintree and arriving at Colchester. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
No, there is no direct train from Braintree to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Colchester via Witham (Essex). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.
The distance between Braintree and Colchester is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.
The best way to get from Braintree to Colchester without a car is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .
The bus from Braintree to Colchester takes 30 min including transfers and departs every two hours.
Braintree to Colchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Braintree station.
Braintree to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Braintree station.
The best way to get from Braintree to Colchester is to bus which takes 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 39 min.
Braintree to Colchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Colchester station.
Braintree to Colchester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester station.
What companies run services between Braintree, England and Colchester, England?
National Express operates a bus from Braintree to Colchester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Braintree to Colchester via Witham (Essex) in around 39 min.
Train from Braintree to Witham (Essex)
- Ave. Duration
- 15 min
- Estimated price
- $4 - $6
- Schedules at
Train from Witham (Essex) to Colchester
National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.
Bus from Braintree to Colchester
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- $6 - $9
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
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Yes, the driving distance between Braintree to Colchester is 17 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Braintree to Colchester.
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