There are 4 ways to get from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  58 min

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 70 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. 70 / ...

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. 17.6 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  22 min

  1. 17.6 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Colchester, England and Braintree Freeport Station, England?

You can take a train from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station via Witham (Essex) in around 58 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Witham (Essex)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to Braintree Freeport
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colchester and Braintree Freeport Station is 23 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £60 - £75.

No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Braintree Freeport via Witham (Essex). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station. However, there are services departing from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street and arriving at Freeport Railway Station via Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 58 min to get from Colchester to Braintree Freeport Station, including transfers.