There are 6 ways to get from Colchester to South Benfleet by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 100 bus, line 22 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 100 / ...
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station) 22

$22 - $26

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Bus, line 100 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester, Essex County Hospital (Colch Essex Hosp) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) 70 / ...
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 100 / ...

$21

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Benfleet

$31 - $44

Bus, line 3 bus  •  3 h 46 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 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Hadleigh, Church (Hadleigh Church) 3

$21

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to South Benfleet 37.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to South Benfleet 37.4 miles

$8 - $12

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to South Benfleet station. However, there are services departing from Colchester, Essex County Hospital (Colch Essex Hosp) and arriving at South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station) via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to South Benfleet. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Benfleet via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Colchester and South Benfleet is 28 miles. The road distance is 37.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to South Benfleet without a car is to line 100 bus and line 22 bus which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Colchester to South Benfleet, including transfers.

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Colchester to South Benfleet bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Colchester, Essex County Hospital (Colch Essex Hosp) station.

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

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The best way to get from Colchester to South Benfleet is to line 100 bus and line 22 bus which takes 1 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 25 min.

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Colchester to South Benfleet bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn).

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Colchester to South Benfleet train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to South Benfleet.
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  • Distance: 27.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Colchester, England and South Benfleet, England?

You can take a bus from Colchester to South Benfleet via Chelmsford, Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn), and Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Colchester to South Benfleet via Stratford (London) in around 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Benfleet
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Total Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester, Essex County Hospital (Colch Essex Hosp) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10
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
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Hadleigh, Church (Hadleigh Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to South Benfleet
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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 South Benfleet is 37 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Colchester to South Benfleet.

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