There are 5 ways to get from Colchester to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Romford

$18 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to London Romford National Express

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 351 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) 70 / ...
  2. Take the line 351 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood, High Street (Argos) 351

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Romford 44.6 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Romford 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Romford is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Romford is to train which costs £13 - £20 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between Colchester and Romford is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.6 miles.

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The train from Colchester to Romford takes 44 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester and arriving at London Romford. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colchester and arriving at Romford. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Colchester to Romford every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Colchester to Romford 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood, High Street (Argos)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Romford
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
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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