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There are 6 ways to get from University of Essex to Colchester by bus, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus First in Essex  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Kerry Court 76 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus Hedingham Omnibuses  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Essex, University to Colchester, Cannon Street X76 / ...

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus via Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Essex, Valley Road to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars 62A / ...

Bus Panther Travel  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester, Wivenhoe Park to Colchester, Essex County Hospital X15

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from University of Essex to Colchester 3.5 miles

$13 - $17

Walk  •  57 min

  1. Walk from University of Essex to Colchester 3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from University of Essex to Colchester is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of Essex to Colchester is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester Road and arriving at Colchester, Kerry Court. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between University of Essex and Colchester is 2 miles.

The best way to get from University of Essex to Colchester without a car is to bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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The bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Kerry Court takes 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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University of Essex to Colchester bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Colchester Road station.

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University of Essex to Colchester bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Colchester, Kerry Court station.

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There are 247+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from University of Essex to Colchester.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between University of Essex, England and Colchester, England?

First in Essex operates a bus from University of Essex to Colchester hourly, and the journey takes 7 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Kerry Court
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from University of Essex, University to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Kerry Court
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester, Wivenhoe Park to Colchester, Essex County Hospital
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Go Ride CIC
Phone
+44 330 330 8489
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, St. Andrew's Gardens
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
livewell.oxfordshire.gov.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from University of Essex, University to Colchester, Cannon Street
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from University of Essex, University to Colchester, Cannon Street
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from University of Essex, University to Colchester, Cannon Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from University of Essex to Colchester
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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