Colchester to London train

Cheap train tickets from Colchester to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£15

Average

£28

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.

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12:33Colchester0h58 13:31London Liverpool Street
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£151One-way
Cheapest
12:30Colchester0h45 13:15London Liverpool Street
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£151One-way
11:33Colchester0h58 12:31London Liverpool Street
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£201One-way
11:30Colchester0h45 12:15London Liverpool Street
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£201One-way
10:30Colchester0h48 11:18London Liverpool Street
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£201One-way

Train schedule Colchester to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
08:08Colchester0h51 08:59London Liverpool Street
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08:15Colchester1h07 09:22London Liverpool Street
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08:32Colchester0h53 09:25London Liverpool Street
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08:35Colchester1h03 09:38London Liverpool Street
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08:48Colchester1h08 09:56London Liverpool Street
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09:03Colchester0h57 10:00London Liverpool Street
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09:14Colchester1h03 10:17London Liverpool Street
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09:30Colchester0h49 10:19London Liverpool Street
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09:33Colchester1h02 10:35London Liverpool Street
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09:50Colchester1h01 10:51London Liverpool Street
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10:04Colchester0h51 10:55London Liverpool Street
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10:12Colchester1h01 11:13London Liverpool Street
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10:30Colchester0h48 11:18London Liverpool Street
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10:33Colchester0h58 11:31London Liverpool Street
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10:43Colchester1h02 11:45London Liverpool Street
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11:01Colchester0h50 11:51London Liverpool Street
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11:12Colchester1h01 12:13London Liverpool Street
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11:30Colchester0h45 12:15London Liverpool Street
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11:33Colchester0h58 12:31London Liverpool Street
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11:43Colchester1h02 12:45London Liverpool Street
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12:01Colchester0h50 12:51London Liverpool Street
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12:11Colchester1h02 13:13London Liverpool Street
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12:30Colchester0h45 13:15London Liverpool Street
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12:33Colchester0h58 13:31London Liverpool Street
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Fastest train times from Colchester to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

45 m

Average

56 m

Trains per day

24

Distance

83 km

Of the 24 trains that leave Colchester for London every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:30Colchester0h45 12:15London Liverpool Street
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£201One-way
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12:30Colchester0h45 13:15London Liverpool Street
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£151One-way
10:30Colchester0h48 11:18London Liverpool Street
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£201One-way
09:30Colchester0h49 10:19London Liverpool Street
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£221One-way
11:01Colchester0h50 11:51London Liverpool Street
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£221One-way

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Overview: Train from Colchester to London

distanceDistance51 miles (82 km)
durationAverage train duration47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency85 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 85 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia

Trains from Colchester to London cover the 51 miles (82 km) long journey taking on average 47 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 85 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia trains Colchester to London

Abellio Greater Anglia trains will get you from Colchester to London from £13. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Abellio Greater Anglia

If you're looking for cheap Abellio Greater Anglia tickets between Colchester and London, check out Omio! With one-way Colchester to London train ticket prices starting as low as £13 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to London from Colchester by showing you the latest Abellio Greater Anglia offers, train timetables and tickets for this 51 miles (82 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Abellio Greater Anglia. If you search for Abellio Greater Anglia tickets between Colchester and London in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Colchester and London on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Abellio Greater Anglia so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Trains from Colchester to London

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.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Colchester to London?

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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Colchester to London

Travel by train to London 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 Colchester to London.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Colchester to London to cost as little as £13  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Colchester to London train to cost on average £22  one way.
The distance from Colchester to London by train is approximately 51 miles (82 km).
On average the Colchester to London train time is 47 min  covering the 51 miles (82 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Colchester to start your journey 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.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Colchester and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in London.

Take the Colchester to London train with Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to London from Colchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Colchester for London is 85 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Colchester at 04: 33. The last train leaves from Colchester at 22: 03. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Colchester to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find a train between Colchester and London to cost on average £22 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Colchester to London train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Colchester is the most popular Colchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Colchester for your journey to London.
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Public transport options for Colchester
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the bus stop by main station entrance
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Public transport options for Colchester Town
Onward travel information: Colchester Town Station is around 5 minutes walk from Colchester Bus Station
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Town Railway Station Bus Stops (stop B) for planned rail replacement only.

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