There are 5 ways to get from Hainault to Colchester by subway, train, bus, taxi 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

Tube, train  •  1 h 16 min

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

$25 - $35

Cheapest option

Line 247 bus, bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 247 bus from Fairlop, Trelawney Road to Romford Market 247
  2. Take the bus from London Romford to Colchester National Express

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 351 bus, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 351 bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) 351
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 71 / ...

$16 - $25

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hainault to Colchester 48.5 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Hainault to Colchester 48.5 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hainault to Colchester is to line 247 bus and bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hainault to Colchester is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Hainault and Colchester is 40 miles. The road distance is 48.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Hainault to Colchester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hainault to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Fairlop, Trelawney Road and arriving at Colchester via London Romford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The best way to get from Hainault to Colchester without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £19 - £28.

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Map of how to get from Hainault to Colchester.
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  • Distance: 40.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

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

You can take a bus from Hainault to Colchester via Romford Market and London Romford in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Hainault Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Fairlop, Trelawney Road to Romford Market
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hainault to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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