Travel from Colchester to Basildon

Bus or train from Colchester to Basildon?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Colchester to Basildon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 50 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colchester to Basildon via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) in around 2 hours 10 minutes.

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How to get from Colchester to Basildon

ModeDurationPrice
From Colchester train to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) then bus to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).1 h 14 min£14
From Colchester train to Stratford DLR Station, train to West Ham, then train to Basildon.1 h 34 min£28
From Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) bus to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) then bus to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).2 h 10 min£5
From Colchester taxi to Basildon.42 min£162
From Colchester drive to Basildon.42 min£7

How long does it take to get from Colchester to Basildon?

It takes approximately 1 hour 14 minutes to get from Colchester to Basildon, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Colchester and Basildon?

No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Basildon. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Basildon via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 hour 34 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Colchester and Basildon?

No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Basildon. However, there are services departing from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 hours 10 minutes.

Operators from Colchester to Basildon

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Greater AngliaGreater Anglia
Arriva UK+44 (0)191 520 4000Arriva UK
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
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