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Duration 50 min
Distance 65 miles
Average price £35
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Colchester

The nearest airport to Colchester is London Stansted (STN). However, there are better options for getting to Colchester. National Express operates a bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester East Hill/High Street 4 times a day. Tickets cost £4 - £7 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick (LGW) to Colchester via London Bridge, London Bridge Bus Station, Liverpool Street Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 1h 39m.

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London Heathrow (LHR)

  1. London Heathrow Airport T2 & 3 Train Station
  2. Lancaster Gate station
  3. London Liverpool Street
  4. Colchester
1h 46m
£28 - £70
Other nearby airports

London Stansted (STN)

  1. Stansted Airport London
  2. Colchester
50 min
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Cheapest
£4 - £7

London Gatwick (LGW)

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
1h 39m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£33 - £59

London Luton (LTN)

  1. Luton
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Colchester
2h 11m
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£42 - £61

London City (LCY)

  1. London City Airport DLR Station
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Colchester
1h 9m
£22 - £35

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The nearest airport to Colchester is London Stansted (STN) Airport which is 27.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include London City (LCY) (45.5 miles), London Luton (LTN) (54.9 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (65.3 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (68.7 miles).

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It takes 1h 46m to get from Colchester to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport.

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We recommend flying to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport, which is 65.3 miles away from Colchester. The train and subway from London Heathrow (LHR) to Colchester takes 1h 46m.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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