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There are 5 ways to get from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train, subway via London Paddington  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

£40 - £57

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

£14 - £24

3 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Holborn station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station Piccadilly

£23 - £34

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 94.8 miles

£15 - £23

Towncar  •  1h 34m

  1. Take a town car from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport 94.8 miles

£160 - £230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Colchester and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 65 miles. The road distance is 94.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train and subway via London Paddington which takes 1h 45m and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester station.

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Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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There are 7312+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at £80 per night.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 65.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

What companies run services between Colchester, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

National Express operates a bus from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 3 hours. Tickets cost £14 - £24 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Holborn station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £24
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Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
£160 - £230

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