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There are 3 ways to get from Colchester to West Mersea by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  21m

  1. Take the bus from Monkwick, Lethe Grove to West Mersea, Melrose Road 67 / ...

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Taxi  •  14m

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to West Mersea 8.7 miles

$40 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  14m

  1. Drive from Colchester to West Mersea 8.7 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to West Mersea is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to West Mersea is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Monkwick, Lethe Grove and arriving at West Mersea, Melrose Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21m.

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The distance between Colchester and West Mersea is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to West Mersea without a car is to bus which takes 21m and costs .

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The bus from Monkwick, Lethe Grove to West Mersea, Melrose Road takes 21m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Colchester to West Mersea bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Monkwick, Lethe Grove station.

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Colchester to West Mersea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at West Mersea, Melrose Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to West Mersea is 9 miles. It takes approximately 14m to drive from Colchester to West Mersea.

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There are 184+ hotels available in West Mersea. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to West Mersea.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 21m

What companies run services between Colchester, England and West Mersea, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from Colchester to West Mersea hourly, and the journey takes 21m. Hedingham Omnibuses also services this route every 4 hours.

Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Monkwick, Lethe Grove to West Mersea, Melrose Road
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Monkwick, James Parnell Drive to West Mersea, Melrose Road
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to West Mersea
Ave. Duration
14m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com

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