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There are 6 ways to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Colchester
  2. Take the bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to Colchester, Crematorium 8 / ...

$15 - $22

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Bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, High Street 71A / ...

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Colchester Town

$11 - $17

Bus via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street 70 / ...

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium 25.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium 25.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Colchester, Crematorium via Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Colchester Town. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Colchester, Crematorium is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium without a car is to train and bus which takes 43 min and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium, including transfers.

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Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.

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Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium is to train which takes 58 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium.
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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Colchester, Crematorium, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Colchester
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Colchester Town
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to Colchester, Crematorium
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to Colchester, Crematorium
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Colchester Town Centre, High Street station.

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Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium is 25 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium.

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There are 233+ hotels available in Colchester, Crematorium. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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