There are 3 ways to get from Colchester to Thorpe Park by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

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

$34 - $55

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 National Express / ...

$18 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Thorpe Park 98.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Colchester and Thorpe Park is 70 miles. The road distance is 98.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Colchester to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Thorpe Park is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Colchester to Thorpe Park.

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Colchester to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Ipswich station.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 69.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Colchester, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Colchester to Thorpe Park via Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, London Waterloo, Staines, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Colchester to Thorpe Park every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

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