There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Colchester by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$53 - $76

Cheapest option

Tube, train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Colchester

$30 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

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

$30 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Colchester 94.7 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Colchester 94.7 miles

$210 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Colchester is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Colchester is to drive which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £15 - £23.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Colchester is 105 km. The road distance is 152 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Colchester, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Colchester. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Colchester, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Colchester every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Colchester
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Colchester
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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