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

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Train  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Horsham to City Thameslink
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$44 - $62

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Train via London Victoria  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the train from Horsham to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$47 - $72

Train, line 344 bus, bus  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the train from Horsham to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 344 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street 344
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford
  4. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street 70 / ...

Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Horsham to Colchester 97 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Horsham to Colchester is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Horsham to Colchester is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 40m.

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The distance between Horsham and Colchester is 78 miles. The road distance is 97 miles.

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The best way to get from Horsham to Colchester without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Horsham to Colchester, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Horsham to Colchester is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Horsham to Colchester.

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There are 253+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Horsham to Colchester.
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  • Distance: 78.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

You can take a train from Horsham to Colchester via City Thameslink, City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2h 28m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Horsham to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 London Liverpool Street to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Horsham to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Horsham to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Bishopsgate, Wormwood Street
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
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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