There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Colchester Zoo 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, bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. 75 / ...

$23 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. National Express

$11 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 351 bus, bus, line 75 bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 351
  2. 31X / ...
  3. 75

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. 42.8 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  46 min

  1. 42.8 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Romford, England and Colchester Zoo, England?

National Express operates a bus from Romford to Colchester Zoo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Stanway, Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Brentwood Railway Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Maldon, Lower Plume School
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maldon, Berridge House to Stanway, Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Stanway, Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Romford and Colchester Zoo is 55 km. The road distance is 68 km.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Colchester Zoo is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Romford to Colchester Zoo is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £150 - £180.

No, there is no direct bus from Romford to Colchester Zoo. However, there are services departing from London Romford and arriving at Stanway, Colchester Zoo via Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Romford to Colchester Zoo, including transfers.