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Nearby airports Colchester
  • London Heathrow (LHR)

    $53 - $76
    1. Heathrow Terminals 1-3

      15 min - every 20 minutes

      $27 - $40

    2. London Paddington

      7 min - 2150 feet

    3. Lancaster Gate Underground

      15 min - every 10 minutes

      $3 - $4

    4. Liverpool Street Underground

      0 min - 155 feet

    5. London Liverpool Street

      52 min - every 3 hours

      $23 - $35

  • London Stansted (STN)

    $6 - $14
    1. Stansted Airport London

      55 min - every 3 hours

      $6 - $14

  • London Gatwick (LGW)

    $39 - $63
    1. Gatwick Airport

      28 min - hourly

      $13 - $24

    2. London Bridge

      0 min - 495 feet

    3. London Bridge Underground

      18 min - every 5 minutes

      $3 - $5

    4. Stratford Underground Station

      0 min - 287 feet

    5. Stratford (London)

      44 min - every 3 hours

      $22 - $35

  • London Luton (LTN)

    $40 - $59
    1. Luton Airport Parkway

      36 min - hourly

      $15 - $21

    2. Farringdon

      0 min - 93 feet

    3. Farringdon Underground Station

      4 min - every 10 minutes

      $2 - $4

    4. Liverpool Street Underground

      0 min - 333 feet

    5. London Liverpool Street

      52 min - every 3 hours

      $23 - $35

  • Southend (SEN)

    $25 - $35
    1. Southend Airport

      29 min - every 30 minutes

      $9 - $14

    2. Shenfield

      34 min - every 3 hours

      $15 - $21

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Travel from Nearby-Airports to Colchester

Bus or train from Nearby airports to Colchester?

National Express operates a bus from London Stansted (STN) to Colchester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 55 min. Arriva UK also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Gatwick (LGW) to Colchester via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 1 h 43 min.

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How to get from Nearby airports to Colchester

ModeDurationPrice
From Heathrow Terminals 1-3 train to London Paddington, walk to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Tube to Liverpool Street Underground Station, walk to London Liverpool Street, then train to Colchester.1 h 53 min£48
From Stansted Airport London bus to Colchester.55 min£6
From Gatwick Airport train to London Bridge, walk to London Bridge Underground Station, Tube to Stratford Underground Station, walk to Stratford (London), then train to Colchester.1 h 43 min£36
From Luton Airport Parkway train to Farringdon, walk to Farringdon Underground Station, Tube to Liverpool Street Underground Station, walk to London Liverpool Street, then train to Colchester.1 h 56 min£36
From Southend Airport train to Shenfield then train to Colchester.1 h 17 min£22

How long does it take to get from Nearby airports to Colchester?

It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Nearby airports to Colchester, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Nearby airports and Colchester?

No, there is no direct train from Nearby airports to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Colchester via Shenfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Nearby airports and Colchester?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Colchester. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

Operators from Nearby airports to Colchester

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Heathrow ExpressHeathrow Express
London Underground (Tube)London Underground (Tube)
Greater AngliaGreater Anglia
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
ThameslinkThameslink