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

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Sudbury (Suffolk)

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 754 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 754 bus from Colchester, Causton Road to Sudbury, Bus Station 754 / ...

Train via Marks Tey  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Marks Tey
  2. Take the train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Sudbury 15.5 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Sudbury 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Sudbury is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Sudbury is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester, Causton Road and arriving at Sudbury, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colchester and arriving at Sudbury (Suffolk). Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Colchester and Sudbury is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Sudbury without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from Colchester to Sudbury (Suffolk) takes 31 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Colchester to Sudbury bus services, operated by Chambers, depart from Colchester, Causton Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Colchester to Sudbury is to train which takes 31 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 754 bus, which costs and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Sudbury.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Colchester, England and Sudbury, Suffolk, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Colchester to Sudbury twice a week. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, Chambers operates a bus from Colchester to Sudbury hourly, and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Sudbury (Suffolk)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Sudbury (Suffolk)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester, Causton Road to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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Colchester to Sudbury bus services, operated by Chambers, arrive at Sudbury, Bus Station.

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Colchester to Sudbury train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Sudbury (Suffolk) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Sudbury is 15 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Colchester to Sudbury.

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