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.

Recommended option

Bus via Colchester, Cannon Street  •  20 min

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

$2 - $7

5 alternative options

Bus  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Sportsman's Club X76 / ...

$2 - $8

Bus Panther Travel  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester, Wivenhoe Park to Colchester Town Centre, Queen Street (Colch Queen St) X15

$4

Bus Arriva UK  •  25 min

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

$3 - $8

Taxi  •  6 min

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

$15 - $18

Walk  •  57 min

  1. Walk from University of Essex to Colchester 3 miles

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

Hedingham Omnibuses operates a bus from University of Essex to Colchester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 7 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
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
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Sportsman's Club
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Kerry Court (East Gates)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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, Essex County Hospital (Colch Essex Hosp)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Road to Colchester, Kerry Court (East Gates)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester, Wivenhoe Park to Colchester Town Centre, Queen Street (Colch Queen St)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from University of Essex to Colchester
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from University of Essex to Colchester?

The distance between University of Essex and Colchester is 3 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from University of Essex to Colchester?

The cheapest way to get from University of Essex to Colchester is to bus which costs £3 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from University of Essex to Colchester?

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

Is there a direct bus between University of Essex and Colchester?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from University of Essex, University and arriving at Colchester, Cannon Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

How long does it take to get from University of Essex to Colchester?

The bus from University of Essex, University to Colchester, Cannon Street takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.