From Colchester train to Shenfield then train to Rayleigh. 1 h 3 min £18. From Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street bus to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) then bus to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn). 1 h 55 min £5. From Colchester taxi to Canvey Island. 44 min £99. From Colchester drive to Canvey Island. 44 min £7.
Greater Anglia operates a train from Colchester to Canvey Island every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 34 min. Greater Anglia also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Colchester to Canvey Island every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min. Arriva UK also services this route every 30 minutes.