There are 3 ways to get from Colchester to Watford by train, subway or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube via Euston Square Underground Station  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

$32 - $60

2 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station Jubilee

$33 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Watford 76.6 miles

$16 - $24

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

There is no direct connection from Colchester to Watford. However, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street Underground Station, take the Tube to Euston Square Underground Station, take the walk to London Euston, then take the train to Watford Junction. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Colchester to Watford via Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, Stanmore Underground Station, and Stanmore in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Euston Square Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Stanmore Underground Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colchester and Watford is 93 km. The road distance is 123 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Watford is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Colchester to Watford is to drive which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £12 - £18.

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Colchester to Watford, including transfers.