There are 5 ways to get from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester by train, bus, subway or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Hatfield (Herts) to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester

$36 - $57

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Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Hatfield to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester National Express / ...

$15 - $27

3 alternative options

Line 614 bus, Tube, train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 614 bus from Hatfield, Todd Building to Queensbury 614 / ...
  2. Take the Tube from Queensbury Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Colchester

$33 - $49

Line 724 bus, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 724
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St) 70 / ...

$25 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester 68.9 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester. However, there are services departing from Hatfield and arriving at Colchester via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) and Colchester is 50 miles. The road distance is 68.9 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester without a car is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester, including transfers.

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University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hatfield station.

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The best way to get from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 42 min.

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University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Colchester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester.

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There are 249+ hotels available in Colchester. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

What companies run services between University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus), England and Colchester, England?

You can take a train from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester via Hatfield, Todd Building, Hatfield Railway Station, Hatfield (Herts), London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from University of Hertfordshire (Hatfield Campus) to Colchester via Hatfield and Stansted Airport London in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hatfield (Herts) to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Colchester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Colchester
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Queensbury Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hatfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Hatfield, Todd Building to Queensbury
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
unobus.info
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com

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