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

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Train  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Windsor & Eton Riverside

£28 - £40

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Bus  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express

£28 - £33

Bus via Windsor Town Centre, Parish Church  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 250

£28 - £33

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Colchester to Windsor 100.6 miles

£16 - £24

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Windsor is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Windsor is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Windsor. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 8m.

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The distance between Colchester and Windsor is 71 miles. The road distance is 100.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Windsor without a car is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs £27 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 22m to get from Colchester to Windsor, including transfers.

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Colchester to Windsor bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester station.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Windsor is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs £27 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £35 and takes 4h 8m.

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Colchester to Windsor bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Windsor is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Colchester to Windsor.

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  • Distance: 70.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 22m

What companies run services between Colchester, England and Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, England?

You can take a train from Colchester to Windsor via Stratford (London), Stratford station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 2h 22m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Colchester to Windsor every 3 hours. Tickets cost £17 - £23 and the journey takes 3h 5m.

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National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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+44 08717 818178
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Bus from Colchester to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £23
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Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £23
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National Express

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