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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Wivenhoe
  2. Take the bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to University of Essex, South Courts 61 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 43m

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

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Train, line 62 bus  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the train from Chelmsford to Colchester
  2. Take the line 62 bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to University of Essex, South Courts 61 / ...

Bus via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street  •  2h 5m

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

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park 26.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park is to bus which costs £3 - £6 and takes 2h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral and arriving at Colchester Road via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Colchester, Wivenhoe Park is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 5m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park, including transfers.

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

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Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park is 26 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park.

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There are 267+ hotels available in Colchester, Wivenhoe Park. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Colchester, Wivenhoe Park, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park hourly, and the journey takes 1h 23m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Colchester
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to University of Essex, South Courts
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to University of Essex, South Courts
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to University of Essex, South Courts
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chelmsford to Colchester, Wivenhoe Park
Ave. Duration
29m
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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