Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) train

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Compare prices and tickets Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL)

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) cover the 151 miles long route taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £75, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Colchester.

FAQs: Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL).
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Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) is £75; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) train travel time is 3 h 15 min   for the 151 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) leaves at 06: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) leaves at 10: 00.
There are 16 trains a day from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL), you can count on Great Western Rail for the best way to get you to Colchester station (COL). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Colchester station (COL) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Colchester, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Colchester station (COL) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Colchester station (COL) is March.
You have options as you can travel to Colchester station (COL) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Bristol Temple Meads

Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
1.9 miles (3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bristol Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 35 minutes via the A1 bus.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 3.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is available on the station forecourt. If you require an accessible taxi please approach a member of staff for assistance. To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors. You can find more information about local taxi services here. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: WHS/M& S; Uppercrust; Pumpkin; Pasty Shop; Starbucks; Lily's Flowers
Dining
Dining
The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Upper Crust | Pumpkin Café | Hart's Bakery
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, elevators, escalators.

Trains arriving to Colchester

Distance from Colchester to city center
Distance from Colchester to city center
1.9 miles (3.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the bus stop by main station entrance
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Dry cleaner Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 028 28 78 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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