There are 5 ways to get from Maldon to Colchester by bus, train, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Maldon Town Centre, The Swan Hotel to Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) 75 / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Maldon to Colchester 21.6 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Line 90 bus, train  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 90 bus from Maldon Town Centre, All Saints Church (Maldon High St) to Witham, Railway Station (Witham Rail) 90
  2. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to Colchester

$11 - $14

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maldon to Colchester 21.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Maldon to Colchester 21.4 miles

$4 - $7

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

Arriva UK operates a bus from Maldon to Colchester hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 52 min. Stephensons of Essex also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Maldon Town Centre, The Swan Hotel to Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Maldon Town Centre, Does Corner to Colchester, Beverley Road (Colch Lexden Rd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Maldon Town Centre, All Saints Church (Maldon High St) to Witham, Railway Station (Witham Rail)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Maldon to Colchester
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Maldon to Colchester
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maldon and Colchester is 24 km. The road distance is 34 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maldon to Colchester is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Maldon to Colchester is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £70 - £90.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maldon Town Centre, The Swan Hotel and arriving at Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

The bus from Maldon Town Centre, The Swan Hotel to Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.