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There are 5 ways to get from Colchester to Wisbech by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to Horse Fair Bus Station XL - excel

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to Stansted Airport London
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Horse Fair Bus Station

£32 - £53

3 alternative options

Train, bus via London  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to Horse Fair Bus Station

Train, bus via Ely  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Colchester to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Kings Lynn
  4. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station to Wisbech, Park Avenue 46

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Colchester to Wisbech 85.4 miles

£14 - £21

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Wisbech is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Wisbech is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester to Wisbech station. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Horse Fair Bus Station via Stansted Airport London and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between Colchester and Wisbech is 63 miles. The road distance is 85.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester to Wisbech without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Colchester to Wisbech, including transfers.

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

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Colchester to Wisbech bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, arrive at Horse Fair Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester to Wisbech is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Colchester to Wisbech.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Wisbech. Prices start at £50 per night.

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Map of how to get from Colchester to Wisbech.
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  • Distance: 62.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 11m

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

You can take a bus from Colchester to Wisbech via Stansted Airport London, Peterborough, and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn in around 4h 46m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Ely
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to Horse Fair Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station to Wisbech, Park Avenue
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Horse Fair Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Lynx
Phone
01553 611955
Email
talk2us@lynxbus.co.uk
Website
lynxbus.co.uk
Bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station to Wisbech, Park Avenue
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Lynx
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Colchester to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £14
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National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £28
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National Express
Bus from Peterborough to Wisbech
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £12
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National Express

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