There are 4 ways to get from Witham to Colchester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to Colchester

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Witham Town Centre, Newland Street (Witham Town) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 71 / ...

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Witham to Colchester 15 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Witham to Colchester 15 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Witham to Colchester is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Witham to Colchester is to train which takes 12 min and costs £5 - £8.

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The distance between Witham and Colchester is 21 km. The road distance is 24 km.

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The train from Witham (Essex) to Colchester takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Witham Town Centre, Newland Street (Witham Town) and arriving at Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Witham (Essex) and arriving at Colchester. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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What companies run services between Witham, England and Colchester, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Witham to Colchester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Witham to Colchester every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Witham Town Centre, Newland Street (Witham Town) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Witham Town Centre, The George to Colchester, Beverley Road (Colch Lexden Rd)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Witham to Colchester
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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