The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Colchester to London will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.
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1 h 2 m
Trains per day
Of the 18 trains that leave Colchester for London every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 83 km distance in an average of 1 h 2 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 52 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 22 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||51 miles (82 km)|
|Average train duration||31 min|
|Average train ticket price||£24 (€27)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Greater Anglia|
Trains from Colchester to London cover the 51 miles (82 km) long journey taking on average 31 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £24, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in London Victoria.
There are regular services travelling from Colchester to London operated by Abellio Great Anglia. The first train of the day departs at 08:03 a.m. and arrives in London at 08:56 a.m. Services generally depart three to four times every hour and usually take around an hour to arrive. Trains depart regularly throughout the day and the last train leaves at 10:43 p.m.
Departure Station: Trains from Colchester to London depart from Colchester railway station. It is accessible by both bus and taxi services, and also offers car parking.
Arrival Station: Trains from Colchester to London terminate at Liverpool Street Station which is located centrally within London. There are no car parking facilities available, however, access to the city centre by bus can be achieved just outside the railway station. A taxi rank is also located just outside station and several metro lines depart from the Liverpool street underground station nearby.
There are a few train stations in Colchester to start your trip from including Colchester, Colchester Town and Colchester, Hythe Railway Station. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in London Victoria.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Colchester, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Colchester.
The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of London.
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