There are 3 ways to get from St Pancras International Station to Colchester by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$26 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus, line 133 bus, line 70 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 70 / ...

$22 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from St Pancras International Station to Colchester 59.4 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Colchester is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Colchester is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between St Pancras International Station and Colchester is 51 miles. The road distance is 59.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from St Pancras International Station to Colchester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Pancras International Station to Colchester. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between St Pancras International Station, England and Colchester, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from St Pancras International Station to Colchester hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Pancras International Station to Colchester via King's Cross St. Pancras, London Stansted Airport, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
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Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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