There are 5 ways to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester by 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

Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Kirby Cross to Colchester Town

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 105 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 105 bus from Kirby Cross, Claire Road to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars 105 / ...

$8

3 alternative options

Line 8 bus, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Kirby Cross to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) X76 / ...

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  22 min

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

$45 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Kirby Cross to Colchester 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Kirby Cross to Colchester hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, Stephensons of Essex operates a bus from Kirby Cross to Colchester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
$8
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Kirby Cross to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kirby Cross to Colchester
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kirby Cross to Colchester?

The distance between Kirby Cross and Colchester is 22 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester?

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

Is there a direct train between Kirby Cross and Colchester?

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

Is there a direct bus between Kirby Cross and Colchester?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kirby Cross, Claire Road and arriving at Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Kirby Cross to Colchester?

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