There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Colchester Town by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 37m
$11 - $17
Bus • 1h 23m
$6 - $10
2 alternative options
Taxi • 26m
$100 - $130
Drive • 26m
$5 - $8
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester Town is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 26m.
The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester Town is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 26m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 23m.
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 37m.
The distance between Chelmsford and Colchester Town is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.3 miles.
The best way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester Town without a car is to train which takes 37m and costs £8 - £13.
The train from Chelmsford to Colchester Town takes 37m including transfers and departs every two hours.
Chelmsford to Colchester Town bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral station.
Chelmsford to Colchester Town train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Chelmsford station.
The best way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester Town is to train which takes 37m and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 23m.
What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Colchester Town, England?
Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Colchester Town every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 37m. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Colchester Town hourly, and the journey takes 1h 23m. National Express also services this route twice daily.
Train from Chelmsford to Colchester Town
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 Chelmsford to Colchester
- Ave. Duration
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $6 - $10
- National Express
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More Questions & Answers
Chelmsford to Colchester Town bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street station.
Chelmsford to Colchester Town train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Colchester Town station.
Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Colchester Town is 24 miles. It takes approximately 26m to drive from Chelmsford to Colchester Town.
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