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

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, Tube, bus  •  2 h 43 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 Wivenhoe
  4. Take the bus from Wivenhoe, Railway Station (Wivenhoe Rail) to University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex) 61 / ...

$57 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

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

$33 - $43

3 alternative options

Tube, train, bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Colchester
  3. Take the bus from Colchester, Groves Close (B'Yellow Depo) to University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) 61 / ...

$35 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Essex 97.5 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to University of Essex 97.5 miles

$220 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Essex is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Essex is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs £15 - £23.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and University of Essex is 107 km. The road distance is 156 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Essex, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Essex. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Colchester Road via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and University of Essex, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Essex 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 Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
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
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Wivenhoe, Railway Station (Wivenhoe Rail) to University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester, Groves Close (B'Yellow Depo) to University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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 Wivenhoe, Railway Station (Wivenhoe Rail) to University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Railway Station to University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to University of Essex
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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