There are 3 ways to get from Colchester to Polstead by 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

Line 84 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 84 bus from Colchester, Bruff Close to Stoke-by-Nayland, The Angel 84

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Polstead 10.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Polstead 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

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

Chambers operates a bus from Colchester to Polstead every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 26 min.

Bus operators
Chambers
Bus from Colchester, Bruff Close to Stoke-by-Nayland, The Angel
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Polstead
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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

How far is it from Colchester to Polstead?

The distance between Colchester and Polstead is 13 km. The road distance is 17 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Colchester to Polstead?

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Polstead is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Colchester to Polstead?

The quickest way to get from Colchester to Polstead is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £24 - £29.

Is there a direct bus between Colchester and Polstead?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester, Bruff Close and arriving at Stoke-by-Nayland, The Angel. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Colchester to Polstead?

The line 84 bus from Colchester, Bruff Close to Stoke-by-Nayland, The Angel takes 26 min including transfers and departs every two hours.