There are 4 ways to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Kirby Cross to Colchester Town

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirby Cross to Colchester, Tabor Road 97 / ...

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kirby Cross to Colchester 15.4 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Kirby Cross to Colchester 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Kirby Cross and Colchester is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.4 miles.

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The train from Kirby Cross to Colchester Town takes 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kirby Cross and arriving at Colchester, Tabor Road. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kirby Cross and arriving at Colchester Town. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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What companies run services between Kirby Cross, England and Colchester, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Kirby Cross to Colchester hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Kirby Cross to Colchester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Stephensons of Essex also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Kirby Cross to Colchester, Tabor Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Kirby Cross, Claire Road to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kirby Cross to Colchester
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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