There are 5 ways to get from Port of Tilbury to Colchester by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$33 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St) 71 / ...

$14 - $22

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Stanford le Hope, Railway Station (Stanford Rail) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100

$20 - $30

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port of Tilbury to Colchester 49.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Port of Tilbury to Colchester 49.5 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port of Tilbury to Colchester is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port of Tilbury to Colchester is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 50 min.

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The distance between Port of Tilbury and Colchester is 38 miles. The road distance is 49.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Port of Tilbury to Colchester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Port of Tilbury to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Tilbury Town and arriving at Colchester via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Port of Tilbury, England and Colchester, England?

You can take a train from Port of Tilbury to Colchester via London Fenchurch Street and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Port of Tilbury to Colchester every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Tilbury Town to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stanford le Hope, Railway Station (Stanford Rail) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Port of Tilbury to Colchester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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