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

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

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

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 351 bus  •  3 h 13 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

$20

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Romford 44.6 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Romford 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester and arriving at London Romford. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 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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The distance between Colchester and Romford is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Romford without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs .

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

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

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Colchester to Romford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Colchester station.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Romford is to train which takes 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Colchester to Romford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Romford station.

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Colchester to Romford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Romford station.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Romford.
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  • Distance: 37.9 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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 twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
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 London Romford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Cathedral to Brentwood, High Street (Argos)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Romford
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$200 - $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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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Romford is 45 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Colchester to Romford.

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