There are 4 ways to get from Colchester to Hornchurch by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 193 bus  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Romford
  2. Take the line 193 bus from Romford Station to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road 193 / ...

£19 - £27

Cheapest option

Bus, line 193 bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to London Romford National Express
  2. Take the line 193 bus from Romford Market to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road 193 / ...

£7 - £8

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Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Hornchurch 45 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Hornchurch 45 miles

£7 - £11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Hornchurch is to bus and line 193 bus which costs £7 - £9 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Hornchurch is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Hornchurch. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Hornchurch, Devonshire Road via Romford Market. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between Colchester and Hornchurch is 38 miles. The road distance is 45 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Hornchurch without a car is to train and line 193 bus which takes 1h 7m and costs £19 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Colchester to Hornchurch, including transfers.

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Colchester to Hornchurch bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester station.

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Colchester to Hornchurch bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Hornchurch, Devonshire Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Hornchurch is 45 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Colchester to Hornchurch.

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There are 4086+ hotels available in Hornchurch. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Hornchurch.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

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

You can take a bus from Colchester to Hornchurch via London Romford and Romford Market in around 1h 33m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Romford
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Romford Market to Hornchurch, Devonshire Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
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 to London Romford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Hornchurch
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Five & Five Fours
Phone
+44 1206 544 444
Website
minicabservices.com
Colchester Taxis
Phone
+44 800 644 1946
Website
taxis-colchester.co.uk
A B Taxis Colchester
Phone
+44 1206 701 701
Website
abtaxiscolchester.co.uk

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