There are 5 ways to get from Brentwood to Colchester by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Shenfield to Colchester

$15 - $21

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h

  1. Take the rideshare from Brentwood to Colchester 38.1 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brentwood to Colchester National Express

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brentwood to Colchester 37.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Brentwood to Colchester 37.7 miles

$8 - $12

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Brentwood to Colchester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Brentwood to Colchester once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brentwood to Colchester
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Brentwood to Colchester
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brentwood and Colchester is 51 km. The road distance is 60 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brentwood to Colchester is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Brentwood to Colchester is to train which takes 34 min and costs £11 - £16.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shenfield and arriving at Colchester. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brentwood and arriving at Colchester. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

The train from Shenfield to Colchester takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.