Duration 4h 15m
Distance 258 km
Average price 130€
Possible routes 13 found

Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn

Rome2rio has found 13 ways to get from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn by train, ferry, bus, car and flight. We recommend taking the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street and then taking the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Rotterdam Centraal, which takes around 6h 19m.

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Train

  1. Colchester
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Alphen aan den Rijn
6h 19m
163€ - 419€
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Car ferry

  1. Harwich
  2. Alphen aan den Rijn
10h 39m
69€ - 87€

Car ferry via Zoetermeer, Centrum West

  1. Harwich
  2. Alphen aan den Rijn
12h 5m
68€ - 75€

Bus

  1. Colchester
  2. Stansted Airport London
  3. London - Victoria Coach Station
  4. Alphen aan den Rijn
15h 54m
Cheapest
33€ - 62€

Drive, car ferry

  1. Colchester
  2. Dover
  3. Calais
  4. Alphen aan den Rijn
6h 50m
89€ - 137€

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Colchester
  2. Folkestone
  3. Calais-Fréthun
  4. Alphen aan den Rijn
5h 33m
223€ - 257€

Train to Southend, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol

  1. Colchester
  2. Southend
  3. Alphen aan den Rijn
Fastest
4h 15m
64€ - 195€

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train

  1. Colchester
  2. London City
  3. Delft
  4. Leiden Centraal
  5. Alphen aan den Rijn
4h 34m
99€ - 332€

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol

  1. Colchester
  2. London Stansted
  3. Alphen aan den Rijn
4h 39m
44€ - 183€

Train to Norwich, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol

  1. Colchester
  2. Norwich
  3. Alphen aan den Rijn
4h 56m
117€ - 345€

Train to London City, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol

  1. Colchester
  2. London City
  3. Alphen aan den Rijn
4h 58m
84€ - 287€

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol

  1. Colchester
  2. Farringdon
  3. London Luton
  4. Alphen aan den Rijn
5h 55m
85€ - 210€

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Eindhoven, train

  1. Colchester
  2. London Stansted
  3. Eindhoven
  4. Alphen aan den Rijn
6h 10m
47€ - 212€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn is to bus which costs £27 - £55 and takes 15h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn is to train and fly which costs £50 - £170 and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Alphen a/d Rijn, Molenvliet via Stansted Airport London, London - Victoria Coach Station and Den Haag, Den Haag Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Alphen a/d Rijn via Liverpool Street station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Rotterdam Centraal and Gouda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 19m.

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The distance between Colchester and Alphen aan den Rijn is 258 km.

The best way to get from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn without a car is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs £130 - £350.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn, including transfers.

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Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester station.

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Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Colchester station.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs £130 - £350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £55 and takes 15h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at The Hague station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn is 1h ahead of Colchester. It is currently 7:02 PM in Colchester and 8:02 PM in Alphen aan den Rijn.

Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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easyJet offers flights from Southend Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 887+ hotels available in Alphen aan den Rijn. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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How to travel from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Colchester and Alphen aan den Rijn?

You can take a train from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Rotterdam Centraal, and Gouda in around 6h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colchester to Alphen aan den Rijn via Stansted Airport London, London Victoria Coach Station, London - Victoria Coach Station, The Hague, and Den Haag, Den Haag Centraal in around 15h 54m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 210€

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Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€

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Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€

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Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 220€

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Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 450€

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Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 270€

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Ferry operators
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
48€

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About this operator

Stena Line Ferries

Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands

Alphen aan den Rijn is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland, between Leiden and Utrecht. The town is situated on the banks of the river Oude Rijn (Old Rhine), where the river Gouwe branches off. The municipality had a population of in, and covers an area of  km2 of which  km2 is water. - Wikipedia

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