There are 5 ways to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Colchester
  2. Take the bus from Colchester, Groves Close (B'Yellow Depo) to Colchester, Crematorium 8 / ...

$14 - $22

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Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St) 71 / ...

$11 - $16

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Colchester Town

$11 - $17

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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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 (Colch High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Colchester Town. Services depart every two hours. 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 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 39 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 . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 31 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium.
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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 39 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 every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Colchester
Ave. Duration
19 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, Groves Close (B'Yellow Depo) to Colchester, Crematorium
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester, Groves Close (B'Yellow Depo) to Colchester, Crematorium
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Colchester, Crematorium
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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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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