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There are 3 ways to get from Colchester to Oundle by train, bus or car

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Recommended

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall

Cheapest

Train, bus via London

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall

Drive

  1. Drive from Colchester to Oundle

Colchester to Oundle by train and bus

The journey time between Colchester and Oundle is around 3h 24m and covers a distance of around 113 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 37 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 15m. Operated by Greater Anglia and Stagecoach Midlands, the Colchester to Oundle service departs from Colchester and arrives in Oundle, Old Town Hall. Typically seven 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 47m
Layover time:
37 min
Total time:
3h 24m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 15m
Journey distance:
113 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£46
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:40
Last service departs at:
09:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Colchester to Oundle train and bus schedules

Colchester → Oundle
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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 Oundle is 111.

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

The social distance requirement in Oundle is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Oundle is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Oundle is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 41m.

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The distance between Colchester and Oundle is 71 miles. The road distance is 94.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Oundle without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 32m and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 32m to get from Colchester to Oundle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Oundle is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Colchester to Oundle.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Oundle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 71.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 32m

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

There is no direct connection from Colchester to Oundle. However, you can take the train to Peterborough, take the walk to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn, then take the bus to Oundle, Old Town Hall. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Colchester to Oundle via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Peterborough, and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn in around 3h 38m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£40 - £65
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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Thameslink
Bus operators
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Oundle, Old Town Hall
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Midlands

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