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There are 5 ways to get from Colchester to Beaulieu by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Brockenhurst

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Colchester East Hill/High Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade

Train via Totton Station

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Totton

Train via Southampton City Centre, Central Station

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

Drive

  1. Drive from Colchester to Beaulieu

Colchester to Beaulieu by train, subway, walk and bus

The journey time between Colchester and Beaulieu is around 3h 31m and covers a distance of around 156 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 38 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 31m. Operated by Greater Anglia, London Underground (Tube), South Western Railway and others, the Colchester to Beaulieu service departs from Colchester and arrives in Beaulieu Garage. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 53m
Layover time:
38 min
Total time:
3h 31m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 31m
Journey distance:
156 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
£65
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
13:12
Last service departs at:
13:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Colchester to Beaulieu train, subway, walk and bus schedules

Colchester → Beaulieu
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Beaulieu is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Beaulieu is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Beaulieu is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 18 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Beaulieu is to bus which costs £15 - £23 and takes 8h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Beaulieu is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Beaulieu. However, there are services departing from Colchester East Hill/High Street and arriving at Beaulieu Garage via London Victoria Coach Station, Southampton City Centre, ASDA & Marlands and Totton, St Theresas Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 20m.

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The distance between Colchester and Beaulieu is 126 miles. The road distance is 166 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Beaulieu without a car is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs £60 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Colchester to Beaulieu, including transfers.

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Colchester to Beaulieu bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester East Hill/High Street station.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Beaulieu is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs £60 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £23 and takes 8h 20m.

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Colchester to Beaulieu bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Beaulieu is 166 miles. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Colchester to Beaulieu.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Beaulieu.
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  • Distance: 126.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Colchester, England and Beaulieu, England?

You can take a train from Colchester to Beaulieu via Stratford (London), Stratford station, Waterloo station, London Waterloo, Brockenhurst, and Brockenhurst College in around 4h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colchester to Beaulieu via London Victoria Coach Station, Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade, Southampton City Centre, ASDA & Marlands, and Totton, St Theresas Church in around 8h 20m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£20 - £30
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Brockenhurst
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £80
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £80
Train from London Waterloo to Totton
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £75
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £75
Bus operators
National Express

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Colchester East Hill/High Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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