Travel from Nearby-Airports to Colchester

Bus or train from Nearby airports to Colchester?

Greater Anglia operates a train from London Heathrow (LHR) to Colchester hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Stansted (STN) to Colchester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 55 min. Arriva UK also services this route every 4 hours.

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 London Liverpool Street, then train to Colchester.1 h 52 min£48
From Stansted Airport London bus to Colchester.55 min£6
From Gatwick Airport train to London Bridge Underground Station, Tube to Stratford (London), then train to Colchester.1 h 46 min£34
From London City Airport DLR Station train to Stratford (London) then train to Colchester.1 h 11 min£21
From Southend Airport train to Shenfield then train to Colchester.1 h 18 min£22

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

It takes approximately 1 h 52 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 London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Colchester via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 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
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)Dockland Light Railway (DLR)