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There are 5 ways to get from Hayes to Colchester by train, subway, bus 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.

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Train, subway  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to London Paddington
  2. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Liverpool Street station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$32 - $49

Cheapest option

Line 427 bus, subway, train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the line 427 bus from Wood End, Church Road to Ealing Broadway 427
  2. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Liverpool Street station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$30 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Colchester National Express / ...

$33 - $43

Line 427 bus, subway, train, bus  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the line 427 bus from Wood End, Church Road to Ealing Broadway 427
  2. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Stratford station
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
  4. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street 70 / ...

Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Hayes to Colchester 81.6 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Hayes to Colchester is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Hayes to Colchester is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hayes to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Stockley Park EastThe Square and arriving at Colchester via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Hayes and Colchester is 63 miles. The road distance is 81.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Hayes to Colchester without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 50m and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Hayes to Colchester, including transfers.

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Hayes to Colchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Hayes to Colchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Colchester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hayes to Colchester is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Hayes to Colchester.

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There are 248+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hayes to Colchester.
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  • Distance: 62.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 50m

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

National Express operates a bus from Hayes to Colchester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Hayes & Harlington to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Hayes & Harlington to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Ealing Broadway station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Ealing Broadway station to Stratford station
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Colchester
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com

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