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There are 4 ways to get from Colchester to Wickford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  57m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Wickford

£13 - £20

3 alternative options

Line 71 bus, bus  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station 71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Wickford, The Swans X10

Taxi  •  35m

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Wickford 33.6 miles

£70 - £90

Drive  •  35m

  1. Drive from Colchester to Wickford 33.6 miles

£5 - £8

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Wickford is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Wickford is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Wickford. However, there are services departing from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street and arriving at Wickford, The Swans via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Wickford. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Wickford via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57m.

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The distance between Colchester and Wickford is 25 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Wickford without a car is to train which takes 57m and costs £13 - £20.

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It takes approximately 57m to get from Colchester to Wickford, including transfers.

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Colchester to Wickford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Colchester to Wickford is to train which takes 57m and costs £13 - £20. Alternatively, you can line 71 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Wickford.
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  • Distance: 25.3 miles
  • Duration: 57m

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

You can take a train from Colchester to Wickford via Shenfield in around 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colchester to Wickford via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station in around 2h 23m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Wickford
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First in Essex
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Wickford, The Swans
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First in Essex
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Wickford
Ave. Duration
35m
Estimated price
£70 - £90
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.co.uk

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Colchester to Wickford bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Wickford, The Swans station.

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Colchester to Wickford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Wickford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Wickford is 34 miles. It takes approximately 35m to drive from Colchester to Wickford.

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