There are 4 ways to get from University of Essex to London by bus, train 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

Bus, train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) to Colchester Railway Station 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street

$26 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras

$21 - $33

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Wivenhoe to London Liverpool Street

$29 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from University of Essex to London 63.7 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from University of Essex to London is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of Essex to London is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between University of Essex and London is 53 miles. The road distance is 63.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from University of Essex to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Essex to London. However, there are services departing from University of Essex, University and arriving at King's Cross St. Pancras via Colchester and London Stansted Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from University of Essex to London.
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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from University of Essex to London hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from University of Essex to London via University of Essex, University, Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn), Colchester, and London Stansted Airport in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Wivenhoe to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) to Colchester Railway Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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 University of Essex, Valley Road (Univ of Essex) to Colchester Railway Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com

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